November 25, 2020

Multi-hybrid planting holds promise

20150504_maxyield_285 (1024x681)The next big innovation in precision farming could be multi-hybrid planting—placing specific hybrids at optimum zones in a field.

SciMax Solutions, a subdivision of Iowa-based MaxYield Cooperative, has teamed up with WinField this spring to plant more than 1,000 acres of corn using a specially-designed multi-hybrid planter.

The Brownfield Network discussed the project with Peter Bixel, SciMax Solutions team leader. The audio is available here.

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