Agronomy Centre

Maizex Launches NEW Class of Soybean Varieties for Western Canada

Maizex Seeds has announced the launch of four new soybean varieties to be sold in Western Canada exclusively through Maizex Seeds certified dealers. Jarret Geisel (left), Maizex Seeds Territory Manager for Manitoba North & Saskatchewan, and Trent Matchett (right), grower of the Pikas R2X field pictured (August 2021).  “The launch of these four new varieties represent a…

How to Do a Yield Estimate on Corn and Soybeans | Maizex Moving

Doing a yield count is an important step to tracking the performance of your crops and practices in the interest of improving your farm's profitability each year. Learn the basics of getting an accurate estimate in this episode of Maizex Moving with our Lead Agronomist Greg Stewart and our Brand Director Steve Denys. To assist…

Should Soybeans be Planted before Corn?

By Horst Bohner, OMAFRA Soybean Specialist.  Early planting has been adopted as a management strategy to achieve maximum yield in modern soybean production. There is considerable evidence that soybeans planted in late April and early May yield more than beans seeding during the second half of May. Ontario trials have shown that in some years…