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  • Three Things to Consider When Replanting Corn

    Wet conditions during corn planting have growers facing a tough decision: replant or hold firm. We recommend growers choosing to replant consider the following: Start clean…again: Ensure the original corn crop is eradicated before replanting. If it’s allowed to emerge after replanting, it will rob water and nutrients from the replanted corn. We recommend shallow tillage, as this will eradicate the first corn crop without burying your pre-emergence herbicide application so deep that it loses…

This agronomic image shows a rain gauge with just over 5” of rainfall from April 26 through May 2, 2017
This agronomic photo shows growers assessing wet conditions in Southern Illinois soybean fields.