Indiana CCA Conference 2018 Presentation



Crop Management
Wed, Dec 19, 2018
8:00am to 8:50am


Crop Management
Wed, Dec 19, 2018
1:00pm to 1:50pm


New technologies have enabled the ability to implement variable rate more reliably and easily than ever before. This session will explore how variable rate seeding plays out in fields with soil variability and year-to year weather variability. It identifies insights into factors that should be considered and how to field test weather variable rate seeding is the right option for you and your farm.



Mark Licht

Assistant Professor & Extension Cropping Systems Specialist
Iowa State University

Dr. Mark Licht is an Assistant Professor and Extension Cropping Systems Specialist in the Department of Agronomy at Iowa State University. He holds a Ph.D. in crop production and physiology and a M.S. in soil management and conservation. His extension, research and teaching program is focused on how to holistically manage cropping systems to achieve productivity, profitability and environmental goals. Research is centered around varied aspects of soybean, corn and cover crop management as well as agronomic implications of precision technologies.