Crop Scouting

Crop Planning

  • Full crop year review
  • Complete crop rotation, crop nutrition and crop protection planning and recommendations
  • Cultivar/Hybrid recommendations and selections
  • Seed quality and seeding rate recommendations
  • Fall herbicide assessments
  • Fall fertility recommendations

 

Post-Emergent Field Scouting and Review of Planned Recommendations

  • Crop staging assessment
  • Weed identification and population classification
  • Disease and insect identification and population assessments
  • Crop protection recommendation and timing of application

 

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Fungicide and Insecticide Field Scouting

  • Crop staging assessment
  • Disease identification and population assessments
  • Insect identification and population assessments
  • Crop protection recommendation and timing of application

Pre-harvest and Swath Timing

  • Crop staging for pre-harvest and desiccation timing
  • Swath timing and harvest aid/desiccant recommendations
  • Recommendations for harvest management, crop dry down and perennial weed control

Full Phone and Technical Support

  • Peak Season (May-August): Extended hours and 7days/week phone access during the growing season

 

Data Management/ Record Keeping

  • Input field scouting into iCropTrak and , soil tests and prescription maps are housed in SMS Advanced.