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2023 RISE FFA Career Program Recipients Announced
May 18, 2023 | Sunrise Cooperative
Sunrise Cooperative, Inc. is pleased to announce its 2023 RISE FFA Career Program recipients.
$50,000 in Scholarships Awarded by Sunrise Cooperative
May 15, 2023 | Sunrise Cooperative
Sunrise Cooperative, Inc. is pleased to announed its recipients of their annual Sunrise Cooperative college scholarships.
Parsons wins truck through Sunrise RISE FFA Career Program
May 09, 2023 | Sunrise Cooperative
In this audio interview, Ohio Ag Net Student Reporter Aubree Topp talks with Bryce Parsons of Hillsboro after he was named winner of the RISE FFA Career Program through Sunrise Cooperative.Bryce was one of 10 students chosen for the RISE program. The win, announced at the...
4 Adjuvant Classes Proven to Help Improve Weed Control
May 09, 2023 | Answer Plot
Weed competition can be one of the costliest threats to your crop’s performance. Adding adjuvants to your herbicide tank mix is an effective way to help enhance the performance of your spray application and improve weed control. Here are four adjuvant classes to discuss with...
Why You Should Consider a Pre-Tassel Fungicide Application
May 08, 2023 | Answer Plot
Research shows that fungicide application timing can significantly impact return on investment and, in some situations, two applications can be more profitable than one. So, when should you plan to target your applications, and does a multi-pass fungicide program make...
Maximize Plant Health at Key Growth Stages
Apr 25, 2023 | Answer Plot
Plant health is a lofty term that gets tossed around a lot in agronomic conversations. However, when you have a clear definition and actionable strategies, maximizing plant health becomes a very real and important way to help your crops reach closer to their genetic potential...
Get a Grip on Crop Protection
Apr 25, 2023 | Answer Plot
Choose adjuvants and PGRs backed by research and proven to perform. When choosing adjuvants, how do you know they’ll do the job? The description on the jug? Snazzy marketing? A convincing sales pitch? What about data? In 2023, we may be faced with continued supply constraints...
Protect and Defend Your Crops with Croprotek
Apr 10, 2023 | Sunrise Cooperative
Our Croprotek® lineup of products is designed to defend your crop from insects, weeds, diseases and nitrogen loss at varying growth stages. 
4 Tips for Successful Weed Control
Apr 02, 2023 | Answer Plot
Spring means planting. But it also means troublesome weeds will be popping up soon. If you haven’t done so already, talk with your local trusted advisor about your weed control strategy for this season. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you formulate a plan to tackle...
Cooperative Conversations with George: Episode 26
Mar 30, 2023 | Sunrise Cooperative
 Tune into Episode 26 of Cooperative Conversations with George D. Secor, President/CEO, for a patronage update.
5 Tips for Managing Early-Season Plant Stress
Mar 07, 2023 | Answer Plot
Planting is just around the corner. Every decision you make, including your seed purchase and the ground conditions you place it in, can affect the number on the yield monitor at harvest. When seeds start in cold, wet soils, it can lead to early-season plant stress that can...
3 Tips to Optimize Pre-emergence Weed Control
Mar 01, 2023 | Answer Plot
Drought conditions, expanding herbicide resistance and limited herbicide availability mean you may not have achieved the weed control you expected last season. That could create more challenges for management this year, requiring a proactive plan to limit yield loss. Use...
Sunrise Cooperative Hosts Annual FFA Career Days
Feb 23, 2023 | Sunrise Cooperative
Sunrise Cooperative, Inc. hosted nearly 250 Ohio FFA students at its annual FFA Career Days.
Newest CROPLAN Hybrids Excelled in 2022
Feb 16, 2023 | Answer Plot
Last season, CROPLAN ® hybrids showed us it’s possible to get consistent performance and high yield potential. Our newest class of products, hitting fields for 2023 planting, combines elite germplasm with the latest insect trait technology for excellent performance. We’re...
Why Water Conditioners Should Be In Your Tank Mix
Feb 07, 2023 | Answer Plot
When you spray an herbicide, not all of its active ingredients make it into the target weeds' leaves. Product antagonism, poor application practices, spray drift, unfavorable weather conditions and volatilization can all contribute to herbicide loss. If half of your weed...
Take Care of Early Spring Weeds Before Planting
Feb 02, 2023 | Answer Plot
As you prepare for spring, consider a spring burndown herbicide application if winter or spring annual weeds are a problem in your fields. Winter annuals, including marestail, overwinter and resume growing as soon as temperatures warm in the spring. In addition to stealing...
Sunrise Cooperative 2023 Equipment Auction
Jan 25, 2023 | Sunrise Cooperative
Sunrise Cooperative with the Wendt Group will host the 2023 Equipment Auction on Tuesday, February 21st at the Clark County Fairgrounds, beginning at 10:30 am. 
Are Plant Growth Regulators Worth the Investment?
Jan 12, 2023 | Answer Plot
Plant growth regulators have been getting more attention from the agricultural community in recent years, but you may be wondering if they live up to the hype. The Answer Plot® program has generated solid research supporting the benefits of applying plant growth regulators...
Fuel Tank Sale
Dec 09, 2022 | Sunrise Cooperative
The Sunrise Cooperative energy division is offering a fuel tank sale. Take advantage of an opportunity to purchase new dual wall or single wall tanks. 
Making Sense of the Biologicals Market
Dec 06, 2022 | Answer Plot
Biologicals have grown exponentially in the past few years. What was once focused on specialty crops and other niche markets is now moving into row crops. That said, the market is still relatively young, leaving plenty of room for confusion and skepticism. At WinField United...