Franklin Farmers Co-op offers seed solutions to ensure your operation is performing at its peak. We offer a full line of seeds from major seed manufacturers, and our agronomists work closely with farmers to make sure they are receiving the best quality seed per acre. Our sales specialists continually study to learn all the top-producing seed varieties for our area.
Understanding your soil is key to a successful crop yield. Turn to the agronomy experts at Franklin Farmers Co-op for optimal soil health. We’ll come out and take a soil sample, then combine the leading technology in agronomy to find a perfect solution for your soil. Take care of the soil and it will take care of you!
At Franklin Farmers Co-op, our agronomists can work with your farming plans to help you identify the best selections to fit all your variables into any one crop year or long-term package. We know your needs vary from season to season and crop to crop when it comes to spraying, herbicide application, and fertilization. With a full line of products from WinField United, Bayer, and other top brands, we have what you need to keep your crop protected from planting to harvest.
Technology is always evolving in agriculture. At Franklin Farmers Co-op, we strive to stay at the forefront of technological advances to help producers maximize every acre. We offer variable rate fertilizer spreading, soil sampling, tissue sampling, and we can also write prescriptions for lime spreading and spraying. We’re proud to work with producers to confidently face the challenges of farming.
Planting Outlook 2022
Based on a Prospective Plantings report released on March 31 from the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Agricultural Statistic Service (NASS), Tennessee fa...
Prevent and Control Herbicide-Resistant Weeds
If you find your herbicides aren’t performing as well as they used to, you may be battling herbicide-resistant weeds. Once you have resistant weeds, it becomes much more challengi...
Monitoring and Managing White Mold in Canola
It would be nice if we could just sit back and enjoy the view when canola reaches its most photogenic stage, but unfortunately, white mold can seriously impact your crop before it bloom...
Keep Close Tabs on Cotton Management
Cotton growers know that, even under ideal conditions, cotton requires intense monitoring and management throughout the season. Here are some tips to help guide in-season decisions. Co...
Eyes on the boll
For those not familiar with it, the incredibly innocuous name “plant bug” might illicit a chuckle on first hearing. “Aren’t all bugs plant bugs?” you may ...
Crunch Our Numbers, Then Crush Your Harvest
What difference could simply adding an adjuvant to your tank mix really make come harvest? We ran trials, crunched the numbers and, according to the data, WinField® United adjuvants...
Making Sense of the Biologicals Market
The biologicals product category has 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,...