The Deal With Yield - A Farming Podcast
99. 2020 Corn Seed Selection

99. 2020 Corn Seed Selection

August 16, 2019

Jon and Joel tackle corn seed selection for 2020 on this episode of The Deal With Yield. Learn what factors to consider when selecting seed, the importance of managing to each hybrids’ unique characteristics and why your environment might not be the best reference point for next year.

98. Why Adopt Ag Tech?

98. Why Adopt Ag Tech?

August 9, 2019

This week, Joel and Jon explain the key terms used when talking about tech, along with the new trends emerging in the ag tech space. The guys talk about Cloud computing, tissue testing and everything in between.

97. Ag Tech Hot Take

97. Ag Tech Hot Take

August 2, 2019

On this episode, Joel and Jon discuss the integration of technology into our lives as both consumers and farmers. Most important, they ask the question, “How can technology best serve the agriculture industry?”

96. The Crew Behind The Data: Part 2

96. The Crew Behind The Data: Part 2

July 26, 2019

Jon Zuk continues his conversation with Steve Anthofer, Answer Plot operations senior manager, on this episode of The Deal With Yield. Tune in for a behind-the-scenes look at the Answer Plot program and why accuracy and collaboration are the foundations to future success. 

95. The Crew Behind The Data: Part 1

95. The Crew Behind The Data: Part 1

July 19, 2019

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, Jon Zuk invites Steve Anthofer, Answer Plot operations senior manager, to give a behind-the-scenes look at the Answer Plot program. Tune in to learn the ins and outs of turning nationwide field trials into quality data and get to know the boots-on-the-ground crew responsible for running the program.

94. Yield Unsealed: Investigating Insect Control

94. Yield Unsealed: Investigating Insect Control

July 12, 2019

In another installment of Yield Unsealed, our hosts Joel Wipperfurth and Jon Zuk face off about insect control. From corn rootworm infestations to aphid scouting best practices, the guys answer myth-busting questions about controlling insects.

93. Diagnosing In-Season Nutrient Needs

93. Diagnosing In-Season Nutrient Needs

June 28, 2019

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, Jon Zuk and Joel Wipperfurth dive into the world of in-season plant health. Tune in to hear the hosts discuss when to tissue sample, which nutrients to monitor and what to do when you discover deficiencies.

92. Yield Unsealed: Dealing With Disease Pressure

92. Yield Unsealed: Dealing With Disease Pressure

June 21, 2019

Jon Zuk and Joel Wipperfurth answer surprise True or False disease questions on this special Yield Unsealed episode of The Deal With Yield podcast. Learn about fungicide resistance, disease risk in continuous crop systems and dealing with soybean white mold.

91. Yield Unsealed: Making Sense of Macros and Micros

91. Yield Unsealed: Making Sense of Macros and Micros

June 14, 2019

On today’s special Yield Unsealed episode of The Deal With Yield podcast, Jon Zuk and Joel Wipperfurth take turns answering surprise True or False questions on the fly about in-season plant health and nutrition. Tune in to hear their takes on macros, micros and everything in-between. 

90. How Soil Testing Works

90. How Soil Testing Works

June 7, 2019

Brad Roetman, Lab Director at Solum Labs, is back again on this episode of The Deal With Yield to continue the conversation around soil sampling. Last week, we discussed life in a soil testing lab. This week, we dive deeper into the soil testing process and cover some common questions.