Month: August 2014

Harvest Preparations

Nothing better than a raining morning to work on getting equipment ready for harvest. Jerry and Mike change the tires on a tractor. Cal is under the semi tractor making adjustments.

Male Corn Destruction Completed

The LongView Farms team has completed the destruction of the male rows in the seed corn fields.  This must be done after pollination to remove the unwanted seed variety before harvest, leaving only the desired seed in the field. This

Brazilian Visitors Study Soybean Cyst Nematode Management

Nearly 30 agronomists involved in seed production in Brazil were visitors to LongView Farms this week where they learned more about the life cycle of the most destructive pest of soybeans in the world – the soybean cyst nematode.