Campus Units

Agronomy, Extension and Outreach

Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Published Version

Publication Date

4-2012

Journal or Book Title

Wallaces Farmer

Abstract

Soybean row spacing: What is optimum for today’s production systems? Row spacing used by soybean farmers in Iowa has varied from 6 to 40 inches. What row spacing should you consider if you are contemplating buying a new planter for soybeans? Can narrower row spacing improve yield and profitability?

Comments

This article is published as Licht, M. 2012. Narrow rows may lift bean yield. Wallaces Farmer. Farm Progress, Chicago, IL. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner

Farm Progress Cos.

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

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