The Deal With Yield - A Farming Podcast
Eradicating the Fall Armyworm Near and Far

Eradicating the Fall Armyworm Near and Far

September 28, 2018

Host Joel Wipperfurth recently traveled to Uganda, where he judged the USAID sponsored Fall Armyworm Tech Prize. Participants were tasked with identifying potential solutions to eradicate the fall armyworm in Africa. WinField United agronomist Jon Zuk joins him on this episode of the Deal With Yield and the two dive into the domestic implications and threats of this global pest.

Play to Your Seed’s Strengths

Play to Your Seed’s Strengths

September 21, 2018

WinField United technology manager Ryan Moeller joins host Jon Zuk once again on this episode of the Deal With Yield. The guys cover the importance of leveraging seed selection tools for in-season management decisions and how it lends to increased yield potential.  

Future-Proof Your Seed Selection

Future-Proof Your Seed Selection

September 14, 2018

On this episode of the Deal With Yield, host Jon Zuk is joined by WinField United technology manager Ryan Moeller. The two discuss considerations for choosing ag tech tools and the various tools available that can help farmers make informed seed selection decisions.

Eye in the Sky: What Satellite Imagery Can do For You

Eye in the Sky: What Satellite Imagery Can do For You

May 25, 2018

Host Jon Zuk is joined by WinField United technology manager, Mary Pat Sass to discuss using satellite imagery to monitor crops and make in-season adjustments. They cover the benefits of using imagery together with boots-on-the-ground scouting and Mary Pat shares her experiences from the field.

Sparking an Honest Conversation With Consumers

Sparking an Honest Conversation With Consumers

May 18, 2018

This year at the South by Southwest festival in Austin, TX, Land O’Lakes hosted The Food Effect experience to help close the gap between farm fields and family tables. Thousands of attendees were drawn in by interactive exhibits, entertainment and guest speakers to learn more about modern agriculture. Joel Wipperfurth and Jon Zuk recap the experience on this episode of The Deal With Yield®.

Answering Farmer Questions: Part Two

Answering Farmer Questions: Part Two

May 11, 2018

Hosts Joel and Jon continue answering farmer questions on this episode of The Deal With Yield®. The two discuss implementing automation, employing digital twin technology and finding work-life balance.

Answering Farmer Questions: Part One

Answering Farmer Questions: Part One

May 4, 2018

On this episode of the Deal With Yield, Joel Wipperfurth and Jon Zuk answer questions they received from farmers at this year’s Commodity Classic tradeshow. The two discuss industry inquiries ranging from dicamba use to the impact of mergers.

Celebrating 20 Years of Insights

Celebrating 20 Years of Insights

April 27, 2018

Joel Wipperfurth is joined by WinField United Vice President Kevin Eye on this episode of The Deal With Yield®. To commemorate the Answer Plot® program’s 20th anniversary, the guys discuss the game changing insights and memories from the past two decades and what lies ahead.

 

Adopting New Tech

Adopting New Tech

March 9, 2018

On this episode of The Deal With Yield, Joel Wipperfurth and Jon Zuk keep the ag technology conversation going. The guys cover the obstacles and opportunities farmers face when adopting new technologies on their operations, and recommendations for making smooth transitions when upgrading equipment or practices.

Low-Tech Versus High-Tech Farming

Low-Tech Versus High-Tech Farming

March 2, 2018

This week’s episode of The Deal With Yield delves into the implementation of new farming practices. Joel Wipperfurth and Jon Zuk discuss the progression of high-tech farming and instances when existing practices may be as good as new.