Using variety to determine Gross margin

Very useful article on how using variety profiles can affect your Gross Margin.

 As a rule of thumb I always suggest a 1 point score increase on a disease rating rating equates to a 1/4 rate reduction in fungicide rate.  It may not be always 100% accurate but it is a good staring point. 

Using the HGCA Recommended List is essential in developing varitis for the farm, and in developing assignments in Crop Production subjects.



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