A presentation given during the Landowner/Tenant Lease Meeting in Blair, NE on December 2, 2014.
Local variety trials results: www.firstseedtests.com
Aphid Seed Scout app: http://croptechcafe.org/mobile-apps/
An expanded list of input costs to assess can be found out: http://cropwatch.unl.edu/survivinghighinputcosts
Also, check out this recent video clip from Market Journal about managing input cost.
Nathan Mueller, UNL Extension cropping systems educator, says seed, fertilizers and chemicals can make up 35 percent of crop production cost. Nathan discusses why it’s important to examine how reducing those costs will impact profitability.