Stand Evaluation / Replant Decisions

Stand Evaluation / Replant Guides

Each year insects, weather and seedbed conditions present challenges to stand establishment in corn and soybean fields. Growers are often faced with the question should I replant or is my stand good enough to meet an economic yield goal? The following information is designed to assist you in assessing your situation.

Taking Stand Counts

Darren Barker, Pioneer agronomist, York, Neb., talks about taking corn and soybean counts.

Assessing Corn Stands

Bill McClure, Pioneer technical product manager in Lincoln, Neb., discusses evaluating plant stands.

Slow Emerging Plants and Gaps

Bill McClure, Pioneer technical product manager in Lincoln, Neb., discusses slow-emerging corn plants and gaps in fields.

Technique for Taking Soybean Stand Counts

Steve Butzen, Pioneer agronomy information manager, highlights how to determine soybean stand counts.

Determining Your Final Soybean Population

Use this information as a guide and it should not be the only factor in making decisions.