Did Your Prepay Money Get Held Hostage?

DID YOUR PREPAY MONEY GET HELD HOSTAGE? By Brian Hefty 2019 was a disastrous year, but was it made worse because you Couldn’t get your prepay money back from your retailer Didn’t get interest or an extra discount on your money since you weren’t able to use it for purchases Got stuck with a whole bunch of product you can’t use until next year or Got charged a fee because [...]

2019-12-13T21:34:53+00:00December 13th, 2019|Agronomy Answers Yield, Dec/Jan 2020|

100% Weed Control in Soybeans

100% WEED CONTROL IN SOYBEANS By Brian Hefty Weeds are still one of the biggest yield-robbers in fields today, often taking 10% or more of your family’s income! Over the years, it seems like the emphasis we used to have on weed control has faded.  I find many farmers I talk to now willing to accept a few weeds in their fields.  I am also shocked at how many people [...]

2019-12-13T20:31:16+00:00December 13th, 2019|Agronomy Answers Yield, Dec/Jan 2020|

Difference Makers in Seed

DIFFERENCE MAKERS IN SEED By Darren Hefty I’ve talked to a lot of farmers once again over the last year.  Many were pretty disappointed about how all the product switching, returns, and ultimately cancellations were handled.  I’ll focus specifically on seed and look at the biggest difference makers farmers identified when it came to yield and satisfaction. CREDIT BACK OR CASH If you couldn’t get your cash back, [...]

2019-12-13T19:10:12+00:00December 13th, 2019|Agronomy Answers Yield, Dec/Jan 2020|

New VTDouble Pro Hybrids in Hefty Seed Corn Lineup

There are some exciting new genetics and many of them are coming with the most popular aboveground seed corn trait package, VT Double PRO®. It allows you to spray Roundup for weed control, which is especially important for killing grasses. You also get protection from many aboveground insects like European corn borer. While it won’t stop every aboveground pest, the corn borer protection in VT Double PRO® is valuable as evidenced in this year’s yield and performance. “2019 has [...]

2019-12-14T17:31:55+00:00October 8th, 2019|2020, Press Releases|

Dowdy Record Yields

RANDY DOWDY BREAKS SOYBEAN YIELD WORLD RECORD WITH HEFTY BRAND SOYBEANS 49X7S. Additional Media Coverage AGDAILYAG Ag Professional AgriMarketing Ag Web Brandt Morning Ag Clips SEPTEMBER 20, 2019 Randy Dowdy has just set the new world record for soybean yield at 190.23 bushels per acre using Hefty 49X7S. This surpasses his previous world record of 171 bushels per acre set in 2016. “This bean has done nothing but impress us the [...]

2019-12-14T17:18:45+00:00October 8th, 2019|2020, Press Releases|