The Deal With Yield - A Farming Podcast
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.

89. Life in a Soil Testing Lab

89. Life in a Soil Testing Lab

May 31, 2019

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, Joel Wipperfurth and Jon Zuk are joined by Brad Roetman, Lab Director at Solum Labs, for an inside look at life in the lab. Brad shares how Solum started and their process for receiving and analyzing soil tests.

88. Yield Unsealed: Micronutrient Myth Busting

88. Yield Unsealed: Micronutrient Myth Busting

May 17, 2019

This week, our hosts Jon Zuk and Kyle Reiner are put to the test in a new “Yield Unsealed” segment on the podcast. The two take turns answering True or False questions on the fly about micronutrient myths and misconceptions. Tune in to hear their gears turn.

87. Fact Check: Dicamba Drift and DRAs

87. Fact Check: Dicamba Drift and DRAs

May 10, 2019

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, Jon Zuk is joined by Lillian Magidow, Senior Research Manager at WinField United, to discuss new spray research coming out of the Innovation Center and how it challenges current theories about dicamba drift. Plus, Jon learns the difference between red and green lasers.

86. Solving the Nitrogen Puzzle

86. Solving the Nitrogen Puzzle

May 3, 2019

Hosts Kyle Reiner and Jon Zuk continue last week’s discussion on nitrogen management. Tune in to hear why tissue sampling is as much of an art as it is science, when to skip the nutrient applications and a good model is more than just a fancy algorithm on this episode of The Deal With Yield.

85. Nitrogen Know-How

85. Nitrogen Know-How

April 26, 2019

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, hosts Kyle Reiner and Jon Zuk dissect the foundations of good nitrogen application practices. Tune in for timing tips, application methods and the significance of having a solid supply of sulfur.