Agronomic Service Representative Eric Richter explains why achieving uniform "picket fence" stands is important for capturing yield.
Stand Assessment Step 4: Avoiding the "Runt Syndrome"
In part 4 of this 5-part series, Agronomic Service Representative Eric Richter shows why it’s crucial for y...
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