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    Sunrise Announces Retirement Redemption
    Sunrise Announces Retirement Redemption
    Sep 21, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Sunrise Cooperative has announced retirement redemption.
    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Sep 21, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Do you take time at the end of the season to download, save and catalogue yield data from your combine? The rewards you’ll reap from retrieving this valuable information will be well worth the time and effort. Here are some tips to make gathering and using your yield...
    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Save Time and Effort When Gathering Yield Data
    Sep 21, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Do you take time at the end of the season to download, save and catalogue yield data from your combine? The rewards you’ll reap from retrieving this valuable information will be well worth the time and effort. Here are some tips to make gathering and using your yield...
    Play to Your Seed’s Strengths
    Play to Your Seed’s Strengths
    Sep 21, 2018 | Answer Plot
    WinField United technology manager Ryan Moeller joins host Jon Zuk once again on this episode of the Deal With Yield. The guys cover the importance of leveraging seed selection tools for in-season management decisions and how it lends to increased yield potential.
    Manage Field Variability in Soybean Crops
    Manage Field Variability in Soybean Crops
    Sep 20, 2018 | Answer Plot
    I can’t think of many fields that are completely uniform in soil type from fence row to fence row, nor can I think of two years where the weather is the same. Variability is a common issue on farms, which can make it tricky to purchase the right soybean seed for a...
    Preview 2018 Answer Plot Data
    Preview 2018 Answer Plot Data
    Sep 20, 2018 | Answer Plot
    Harvest is underway in some areas, and data from our Answer Plot® program is already being analyzed. While it will be a while before we have a complete data set to evaluate, I’d like to preview some of the exciting information you can look for as harvest wraps up...
    New Episode of Precision Vision Podcast Released
    New Episode of Precision Vision Podcast Released
    Sep 18, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Episode 19: Tis' the Seed Season is now available!
    Future-Proof Your Seed Selection
    Future-Proof Your Seed Selection
    Sep 14, 2018 | Answer Plot
    On this episode of the Deal With Yield, host Jon Zuk is joined by WinField United technology manager Ryan Moeller. The two discuss considerations for choosing ag tech tools and the various tools available that can help farmers make informed seed selection decisions.
    Tap Into Tech for Silage Harvest
    Tap Into Tech for Silage Harvest
    Sep 13, 2018 | Answer Tech
    There are probably a number of qualities you’re looking for in your corn silage crop, including adequate nutrient and moisture levels as well as optimal tonnage. One way you can help ensure optimal ROI and yield potential is by using the appropriate ag technology to...
    2019 Board of Director Election Results
    2019 Board of Director Election Results
    Sep 11, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Sunrise Cooperative has announced the results of its 2019 Board of Directors election.
    Using Tech to Battle Fall Armyworm in Uganda
    Using Tech to Battle Fall Armyworm in Uganda
    Sep 11, 2018 | Answer Tech
    According to the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), fall armyworm was first confirmed on the African continent in 2016. Fall armyworm can feed on 80 different crop species, including corn, a food staple in Africa. This pest has been found in more than...
    Come Visit us at Farm Science Review
    Come Visit us at Farm Science Review
    Sep 10, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Sunrise Cooperative will be at the Farm Science Review September 18, 19, 20 in booth 633.
    September Safety Tip: Avoiding Farm Machinery Hazards
    September Safety Tip: Avoiding Farm Machinery Hazards
    Sep 10, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    When farming workers suffer injuries from machinery, they can often be severe or even fatal. Therefore, it is important that you recognize potential hazards and take the necessary precautions to avoid injuries.
    Consider Seed Treatments Now For Increased Protection at Planting
    Consider Seed Treatments Now For Increased Protection at Planting
    Sep 10, 2018 | Answer Plot
    We’re heading into harvest season. It’s a time when you can begin to quantify the management decisions you’ve made throughout the year. If your crops were able to establish strong stands and vigorous emergence, they had a better chance of dealing with stress...
    Addressing the Challenge of Crop Residue
    Addressing the Challenge of Crop Residue
    Sep 09, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    No-till has become a standard management practice across Ohio, improving yields, crop performance and providing a variety of benefits for farmers, the land and environment.
    Focus on Data Quality, Not Quantity
    Focus on Data Quality, Not Quantity
    Sep 06, 2018 | Answer Plot
    “Data” seems to be the buzz word in agriculture lately, with new agriculture startups launching daily to provide more information for farmers. But maybe more data isn’t what we need. It’s time to focus on quality data that leads to profitable decisions....
    Cotton Farmers Weave Tech Into Their Operations
    Cotton Farmers Weave Tech Into Their Operations
    Sep 05, 2018 | Answer Tech
    A number of farmers are seeding their cotton crops more efficiently, targeting applications more precisely and gauging plant growth more effectively with ag technology. Here are some of the ways you can leverage tech to help optimize your cotton crop.  Variable-rate...
    Making a Difference With Community Gardens
    Making a Difference With Community Gardens
    Sep 04, 2018 | Answer Plot
    As an agronomy research specialist with WinField United, I spend a lot of time finding ways to help farmers increase their productivity. My position has provided me a unique opportunity to use my training and experience to mentor the next generation of farmers as a sponsor for...
    Seven Years of Data-Backed Decisions
    Seven Years of Data-Backed Decisions
    Aug 28, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Since its introduction in 2011, the R7® Tool has evolved from a means of broadcasting Answer Plot® data to a wide audience and helping farmers make seed purchasing decisions into an industry-leading decision ag solution. Here’s a brief look at the tool’s...
    Plan Now for Better Nutrient Management
    Plan Now for Better Nutrient Management
    Aug 28, 2018 | Answer Plot
    If you’ve made tissue sampling a priority this season, you probably have a pretty good understanding of how your nutrient management program fared. You can use what you learned this season to develop a solid nutrient management strategy for next year. Proactive planning...
    Nail Down Harvest Timing With Tech
    Nail Down Harvest Timing With Tech
    Aug 27, 2018 | Answer Tech
    Across much of the Midwest, above-average temperatures have pushed crop development ahead of typical five-year averages. Crops in some areas have accumulated enough growing degree units to put them one to two weeks ahead of where they normally are this time of year. As you...
    Wheat Receiving Schedule
    Wheat Receiving Schedule
    Aug 27, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    As we approach row crop harvest, Sunrise Cooperative grain facilities will no longer be accepting wheat. Click here for our wheat receiving schedule.
    New Episode of Precision Vision Podcast Released
    New Episode of Precision Vision Podcast Released
    Aug 24, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Episode 17: What We're Seeing - an in season recap of the Field Forecasting Tool is now available! 
    Want Big Yields? Don’t Skimp on Zinc.
    Want Big Yields? Don’t Skimp on Zinc.
    Aug 24, 2018 | Answer Plot
    When it comes to plant nutrition, it seems that N, P and K are often in the limelight. But zinc is an unsung nutrient hero that helps maintain some of a plant’s most important physiological processes. Here are some reasons it’s time to rethink the power of zinc...
    Making Rural Connectivity a Reality
    Making Rural Connectivity a Reality
    Aug 23, 2018 | Answer Tech
    If you live in a rural area, you know exactly the dip in the road where you’re going to lose your cell phone signal. Finding stable cellular connections in rural America can be challenging and dropped calls are always frustrating.   Because of this, many of the...
    Ag Tech Soars in St. Louis
    Ag Tech Soars in St. Louis
    Aug 22, 2018 | Answer Tech
    The InfoAg Conference, a trade show featuring the latest in precision ag technology, was held last month in St. Louis. According to the InfoAg website, 1,222 people attended the event, and WinField United was one of the 110 exhibitors on hand to demonstrate products and answer...
    A Better Way to Manage Nitrogen
    A Better Way to Manage Nitrogen
    Aug 22, 2018 | Answer Plot
    Nitrogen is one of the most expensive inputs for crop productivity. Yet, it’s critical for healthy crops. That’s why finding better ways to manage it is crucial for farmers. At Solum, Inc., we’re working to develop new technology to characterize soil with the...
    Drones Navigate the Wild Blue Yonder
    Drones Navigate the Wild Blue Yonder
    Aug 07, 2018 | Answer Tech
    American Robotics, a drone developer specializing in agricultural automation, is supplying the drones for a trial taking place now through August 10 that will demonstrate how drones can be used practically on the farm. The company is partnering with Mid Kansas Cooperative (MKC...
    August Safety Tip: Extra Riders are a Hazard
    August Safety Tip: Extra Riders are a Hazard
    Aug 06, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Many think an extra rider is harmless, but it is important that you understand the safety hazards involved with this dangerous practice.
    Sunrise Precision Solutions Chats with Dale Minyo of Ohio Ag Net
    Sunrise Precision Solutions Chats with Dale Minyo of Ohio Ag Net
    Jul 19, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Sunrise Precision Solutions team members chat with Dale Minyo of Ohio Ag Net on the 2018 Sunrise Equipment offerings.
    July Safety Tip: Lifting Precautions for Farm Workers
    July Safety Tip: Lifting Precautions for Farm Workers
    Jul 01, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Your job in agriculture involves lifting heavy loads and stooping excessively, both of which can cause serious back injury.
    Sunrise Cooperative Wins in Federal Court
    Sunrise Cooperative Wins in Federal Court
    Jun 05, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture improperly rescinded an Ohio farming cooperative’s ability to offer insurance rebates to its members after a merger that doubled its membership, the Sixth Circuit ruled Monday.
    June Safety Tip: Evading Pinch Point Hazards
    June Safety Tip: Evading Pinch Point Hazards
    Jun 01, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Nearly all equipment you work with on the farm presents pinch point hazards. The most common sources of pinch point injuries in agribusiness are belt drives, chain drives and gear drives in power transmission devices.
    2018 Plots & Trials Have Begun
    2018 Plots & Trials Have Begun
    May 07, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    It’s that time of year again! The Sunrise Precision Solutions team has begun the Sunrise Cooperative plot and trial system for 2018.
    Have you seen the pink trucks
    Have you seen the pink trucks
    May 07, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    As 2017 drew to a close, the five co-ops now involved — United Landmark, Heritage Cooperative, Sunrise Cooperative, Centerra Cooperative and Premier-Ag — were pleased to announce that, together, they had raised more than one million dollars
    Establishing a Safety Culture
    Establishing a Safety Culture
    May 01, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Sunrise Cooperative has built a culture that emphasizes safety in the workplace.
    Sunrise Cooperative Awards $50,000 in Scholarships to Local Youth
    Sunrise Cooperative Awards $50,000 in Scholarships to Local Youth
    Apr 20, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    The annual scholarship awarded 50 students for agriculture focused essays.
    INTRODUCING: Precision Vision Podcast
    INTRODUCING: Precision Vision Podcast
    Apr 12, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Precision Vision Podcast, www.precisionvisionpodcast.com, a podcast on the topic of precision ag technology, has just been released and is available to listeners for subscription through iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, and SoundCloud.
    April Safety Tip: Hand, Wrist and Finger Safety
    April Safety Tip: Hand, Wrist and Finger Safety
    Apr 02, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    When working in agriculture, be aware: hand, wrist and finger injuries are among the most common ailments. Since your hands are such a vital tool, it’s important to protect them.
    March Safety Tip: It's No Accident
    March Safety Tip: It's No Accident
    Mar 01, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Accidents can happen at any time in the workplace, often when you least expect them. However, many on-the-job accidents can be avoided by focusing on safe practices and taking necessary safety precautions.
    Sunrise Shared Stories to Celebrate National FFA Week
    Sunrise Shared Stories to Celebrate National FFA Week
    Feb 15, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Sunrise joined in the celebration of 90 years off FFA traditions during National FFA Week, February 17-24. The cooperative shared stories daily on how FFA has impacted the career path of its team members.
    February Safety Tip: Personal Protective Equipment Basics
    February Safety Tip: Personal Protective Equipment Basics
    Feb 14, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Proper use and care of personal protective equipment (PPE) is crucial to your health and safety.
    Three Years of Excellence; An Initiative to Be Replicated
    Three Years of Excellence; An Initiative to Be Replicated
    Jan 09, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program - Three Year Recap
    January Safety Tip: Prevent Farm Equipment Fires Through Safe Fueling
    January Safety Tip: Prevent Farm Equipment Fires Through Safe Fueling
    Jan 02, 2018 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Whether it’s planting season, harvesting season or any time in between, it is always important to think about safe fueling practices.
    Ohio Farmers Reminded of Winter Manure Application Best Management Practices
    Ohio Farmers Reminded of Winter Manure Application Best Management Practices
    Dec 19, 2017 | Sunrise Cooperative
    With the winter season upon us, the Ohio Department of Agriculture Division of Soil and Water Conservation would like to remind producers and nutrient applicators of laws and restrictions on manure application.
    A Heartwarming Partnership in Agriculture
    A Heartwarming Partnership in Agriculture
    Dec 18, 2017 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Learn more about Riders Unlimited and the ways to provide support.
    December Safety Tip: Lifting Precautions for Farm Workers
    December Safety Tip: Lifting Precautions for Farm Workers
    Dec 06, 2017 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Your job involves lifting heavy loads and stooping excessively, both of which can cause serious back injury.
    November Safety Tip: Tips for Teens in Agriculture
    November Safety Tip: Tips for Teens in Agriculture
    Nov 01, 2017 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Be aware of the hazards and safety practices on a farm, especially as a young worker.
    Thank A Farmer Day!
    Thank A Farmer Day!
    Oct 12, 2017 | Sunrise Cooperative
    October 12 is celebrated as National Farmer’s Day!
    Sunrise is Fueling the Cure for Cancer Research
    Sunrise is Fueling the Cure for Cancer Research
    Oct 06, 2017 | Sunrise Cooperative
    Fueling the Cure initiative was established to help with the battle against cancer and Sunrise Cooperative, Inc. is lending a hand in the fight.

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