The Deal With Yield - A Farming Podcast
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.

84. Come Rain or Shine, Make a Plan

84. Come Rain or Shine, Make a Plan

April 19, 2019

What can farmers do to prepare for unexpected weather events? When face-to-face with Mother Nature, Jon Zuk and Kyle Reiner walk through a few proactive steps farmers can take toward early season success. Plus, Kyle tells us how imbibitional chilling is a whole lot like brain freeze.  

83. Putting Ag Tech to the Test

83. Putting Ag Tech to the Test

January 25, 2019

Joel Wipperfurth and Craig Houin, R7 and Data Innovation Lead at Sunrise Cooperative in Fremont, Ohio continue their discussion on ag tech adoption. Tune into this episode to discover how to implement crop modeling tools and three consideration to make when evaluating new tech.

82. Key Decisions When Evaluating Tech

82. Key Decisions When Evaluating Tech

January 18, 2019

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, Joel Wipperfurth is joined by Craig Houin, R7 and Data Innovation Lead at Sunrise Cooperative in Fremont, Ohio to discuss key decisions farmers should make when adopting tech. The two also share their highlights and learnings from the Forbes AgTech Summit.

81. Real Talk: Sustainability and Modern Farming

81. Real Talk: Sustainability and Modern Farming

December 21, 2018

When you think of the word “sustainability” in the realm of modern farming, you may not realize that many farmers have already adapted every day sustainable practices. It can be a topic of contention, but on this episode of the Deal With Yield, host Joel Wipperfurth and guest Molly Toot, senior director of sustainability at Land O'Lakes, dive into farmers’ common sustainable practices and the tools available to track their sustainability journey.

80. A Clinical Approach to Management Practices

80. A Clinical Approach to Management Practices

December 14, 2018

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, Jon and Joel discuss what farmers can expect to learn at WinField United’s upcoming clinics. Discover new ag technology, emerging research findings and management practices to put into action next season.