Hertz Ag TalkSep 21, 2023
2023 Harvest Weather Outlook
Mid Season Crop Update
We are joined by three Hertz Farm Managers from across the Midwest: Nick Hoffman from our Naveda, IA office; Steve Hiniker from our Mankato, MN office; and Troy Dukes from our DeKalb, IL office. Each one gives an update on current crop conditions including drought impact, disease issues, insect pressure, and current yield potential estimates.
Invasive Insect Species/Field Crop Pest Update
Mid Season Update
2023 Planting Update
2023 Insect Outlook - Nick Seiter
Spring Planting Considerations
For our inaugural episode of Hertz Ag Talk, we are excited to be joined by Lance Tarochione - Technical Agronomist with DEKALB/Asgrow. In this episode, Lance shares a huge amount of valuable insight into planting decisions with regard to soil conditions, early vs. late planting, planting depth & population, weed control, and more!
It’s Time For a Change!
Spring Planting 2023 Weather Outlook
Crop Health and Status Update
Crop Status Update
Jason McVicker, Field Agronomist with Pioneer, joins us to provide a crop status update for the area. The current disease outlook & fungicide applications are covered, as well as current insect and weather issues.
Rising Input Costs and 2023 Farm Profitability
Corn Breeding: Where We’ve Been, and Where We’re Going.
2022 Season Insect Outlook
Delayed Planting Considerations
Corn & Soybean Planting Considerations
Planting/Spring Weather Outlook
Crop Insurance and ARC vs. PLC
Commodity Market Outlook
Farmland Values in 2021 and Beyond
S1E10: CRP 101
S1E9: Southern MN Harvest Update
S1E8: East Central Iowa Harvest Update
S1E7: SE Nebraska/Southern South Dakota Harvest Update
S1E6: North Central IL Harvest Update
S1E5: Harvest Update-West Central IL
Lance Tarochione, Technical Agronomist with Dekalb/Asgrow in Central Illinois joins us to give a harvest update for his region. Topics include the extreme variability in corn yields and the factors behind that, as well as better than expected soybean yields we’ve been seeing in that area.
This is the first in a series of episodes that will cover regions across the corn belt.