The Inside Scoop

National Farm Safety and Health Week
Sep 21, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
Join Sunrise Cooperative recognizing the week of September 19-25, 2021 as National Farm Safety and Health Week. 
Leverage Harvest Data to Drive Next Season’s Crop Decisions
Sep 21, 2021 | Answer Tech
With today’s ag technology tools and in-season imagery options, it should be easier than ever to collect data to inform seed and crop protection product decisions. But even though all of that data can be very helpful, it can also be overwhelming to know where to start. Here...
Sunrise Announces 2022 Board of Director Election Results
Sep 20, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
Sunrise Cooperative, Inc. has announced its 2022 Board of Director results. The newly elected directors will serve a four-year term from January 1, 2022 through December 31, 2025.
3 Tips for Preparing a Nutrient Management Plan
Sep 13, 2021 | Answer Plot
Planning for the 2022 season begins this fall, and a good place to focus your efforts is revisiting your nutrient management program. While the season is still fresh in your mind, think about what you’ll need to do to ensure your crops have what they need to thrive next year....
Help Put Yourself In A Profitable Position With CROPLAN® Winter Canola
Sep 12, 2021 | Answer Plot
As the product manager for CROPLAN ® winter canola , I enjoy reminding growers about the many agronomic benefits that come with including it in their rotation. This year, winter canola provides farmers with another huge economic advantage that makes it an increasingly...
Does Fall Burndown Pay Off?
Sep 10, 2021 | Answer Plot
For farmers who adopt minimum- or no-till practices, controlling weeds throughout the fall can be crucial — particularly for winter annual weeds like marestail and perennials, such as dandelions. Overwintered marestail, for example, is very difficult to control in the spring...
H2Ohio Data Processing Services
Sep 08, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
Work with our 4R certified facilities, Precision Solutions Team and CCA’s to develop and implement your VNMP!
How to Use Tech Tools to Predict Corn Drydown
Sep 02, 2021 | Answer Tech
The need to monitor drydown trends in your cornfields comes at one of the busiest times of the season. Prioritizing sample collection and stand assessment in every field is difficult with only so many hours in the day. Let tech give you a global perspective and help put your...
3 Cotton Defoliation Strategies To Help Optimize Yield Potential
Aug 30, 2021 | Answer Plot
Cotton defoliation is a management decision that is just as important as the seed or inputs you choose. Proper defoliation can help improve harvest efficiency by promoting more even boll opening, reducing the amount of trash and staining in the harvested cotton, and lowering...
When it Comes to Data, Demand Quality and Personalization
Aug 17, 2021 | Answer Tech
With both established and new companies offering many types of data sources, it can be difficult to decipher truth from hype. Not sure if you’re getting the most value out of your data? Here are four checks your data should meet. Valid . If data is not valid or backed by...
Cooperative Conversations with George: Episode 16
Aug 02, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
Tune into Episode 16 of Cooperative Conversations with President/CEO George D. Secor for an update at Sunrise Cooperative. 
Want Big Yields? Don’t Skimp on Zinc.
Aug 02, 2021 | Answer Plot
When it comes to plant nutrition, 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. Zinc promotes consistent...
Don’t Let a Boron Deficiency Compromise Your Corn
Jul 30, 2021 | Answer Plot
When corn plants reach tasseling and early reproductive stages, there are many important factors at play supporting their healthy development. One that’s often overlooked but can have a sizeable impact is the presence of boron. When sufficient, boron supports healthy...
Our Ohio Weekly: Starting ag careers after high school
Jul 27, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
For generations it has been ingrained in our society that after you graduate high school, the next logical step is to continue your education at the college level.
5 Ways to Find Success With Fungicides
Jul 21, 2021 | Answer Plot
It’s time to bust the myth once and for all that fungicides aren’t worth investing in. Research has continually shown yield advantages when a fungicide application is made. In fact, our Answer Plot ® trials have consistently shown an average of more than 10 bushel per acre...
3 Tips for More Economical Fungicide Applications
Jul 07, 2021 | Answer Plot
When weighing purchase decisions, there are many factors to consider, but when push comes to shove, it’s all about the ROI potential. Here are three steps you can take to make more economical fungicide decisions, regardless of what the season brings. 1. Identify responsive...
Tips For Managing Drought-Stressed Fields
Jul 01, 2021 | Answer Plot
You can purchase the right equipment, seed and inputs to set your season up for success, but you can’t control the weather. Navigating the challenges of Mother Nature is one of trickiest parts of farming. This is especially true when it comes to managing crops through drought...
Technology Working to Keep Producers Safe
Jun 24, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
Sunrise purchased BW Single-Gas Oxygen Detectors to give to some of our producers who have upright silos to ensure they have clean air when checking their silos.
Peace of Mind with Total Protection Plan
Jun 23, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
There are numerous risks to manage as a farmer and one of the largest is your equipment. Sunrise offers coverage through the CENEX Total Protection Plan® for some peace of mind.
2022 Input Financing Program
Jun 22, 2021 | Sunrise Cooperative
Earn 0% financing and defer payment until April 30, 2023 with the Sunrise Input Financing Program.