Agronomy

Your Agronomy Partner

Today’s agriculture is equal parts experience, equipment, technology, and insight. The CFS agronomy department has all four covered. With a wealth of technical expertise, a willingness to invest in the equipment and training needed to do the job right the first time, the ability to put your data to work for you, and service that’s second to none, we’re your best source for agronomy products, services, and knowledge. 

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Answer Tech
Put Seed in Its Rightful Place

Put Seed in Its Rightful Place

Every seed in your planter is full of promise. But if you plant it in the wrong place or in the wrong soil type, that seed won’t reach its potential. And neither will your yield. ...

Mar 19, 2019
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Tech Provides New Perspective on Alfalfa, Soybean Performance

Tech Provides New Perspective on Alfalfa, Soybean Performance

You need to detect in-field problems in a timely manner so you can manage them before they negatively affect your bottom line. There are several technology tools that can help you...

Mar 05, 2019
Answer Tech
Use Data to Shape Your Nutrient Strategy

Use Data to Shape Your Nutrient Strategy

As you prep for 2019, it’s easy to remember the one part of the field that did really well last season or the other part that wasdisappointing. We tend to look at the outliers...

Feb 19, 2019

Central Advantage

Central Advantage GS puts your information to work for you. Today’s farming operations are heavily influenced by technology and data. By using Central Advantage GS data analysis tools we are able put the information together in one source to help you utilize your data efficiently to help you achieve maximum return.

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SUSTAIN

SUSTAIN® combines leading, highly effective and field tested tools, technologies, and practices that are proven to help farmers improve nutrient use efficiency, soil health, and productivity. Farmers participating in SUSTAIN will work with CFS’ highly-trained Regional Sales Agronomists to bring the latest knowledge and science to the field in ways that are practical, usable, and effective in improving crop management for economic benefit and reduced risk.

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Seed

At CFS, we have aligned ourselves with the leading seed companies in the industry - CROPLAN®, NK®, DEKALB®/ASGROW®, MYCOGEN®, and CREDENZ®.

We work hard to educate ourselves, and our customers, on the latest developments in seed technology. Our CROPLAN Answer Plot™, the longest ongoing site in the nation, is a tremendous source of data generated under our growing conditions.

  • Tru Bulk seed — available at Blooming Prairie, Clarks Grove, Kenyon, and Lewisville.
  • Seed treatment — we utilize KSI on-demand treatment equipment for optimum coverage on each seed. Treatment options include Warden® CX, Clariva®, Optimize®, Poncho®/VOTiVO®, and Acceleron. Seed treatment services are available at Blooming Prairie, Clarks Grove, and Owatonna.

Services

  • Variable Rate Application of anhydrous ammonia, dry fertilizer, and liquid fertilizer.

  • Anhydrous application with chisel plow or tool bar.

  • Aerial application of chemical, fertilizer, and seed.

  • Farm delivery of semi load quantity.

  • Farm delivery of seed and chemical.

  • Application of dry and liquid fertilizer.

  • Post applied chemical with self-propelled row crop sprayers.

  • Deep banding dry fertilizer.

  • Sidedress application with dry fertilizer, liquid fertilizer, and anhydrous ammonia.

AgQuest

Financing programs and crop insurance are essential to your farming operation. Thanks to our relationship with AgQuest, we can provide the products and services you need to finance—and protect—your crops and livestock.

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Sales Agronomists

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