Menu

United Prairie LLC: A progressive company focused in agriculture.

Agronomy
Soybean Selection Hot Topic for 2018
November 27, 2017
One of the more significant agronomy choices for 2018 will be whether to go with Xtend® or LibertyLink® soybeans. That decision should be made based on the specific weed control issues you face.
Healthy Yields in a Wild Year
November 27, 2017
Considering the variability in temperature and rainfall we saw in 2017, overall yields have been much better than expected.
Issues as Harvest Approaches
September 18, 2017
It is looking like at least some harvest surprises may be positive after an up-and-down 2017 season in Illinois.
Herbicide Rotation Ineffective Against Resistance in Waterhemp
September 07, 2017
Farmers have been battling herbicide-resistant weeds for generations.
Danvers Farmers Elevator to Merge Agronomy Business With United Prairie
August 09, 2017
Danvers Farmers Elevator will Merge their Agronomy division with United Prairie effective September 1, 2017.
Dealing with Cool and Wet Conditions
April 28, 2017
April has been a little warmer and drier than average so far this year, which has allowed a good start to corn planting and some progress in soybean planting.
Options for Resistant Weeds
March 20, 2017
As Tim noted in his article, the Xtend® soybean system has been the big topic going into the 2017 production season.
Evaluating Nitrogen Under Unique Conditions
March 20, 2017
Nitrogen management has been a major focus of our research program over the past few seasons. This spring has given us an opportunity to gather data during some very unusual weather conditions.
As Harvest Winds Down, We Gear Up
December 06, 2016
As harvest winds down in our area, most of you have reported good yields for both corn and beans. I know that some corn hybrids did go down in the high winds we had.
Working Together to Weather the Storm
December 06, 2016
For everyone in ag these days, the headline is lower commodity prices. What we do with that reality will determine how successful we’ll be in riding out this valley.