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.
An ounce of prevention
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Tips For Managing Drought-Stressed Fields
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5 Ways to Find Success With Fungicides
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6 Disease Management Tips for Corn and Soybeans
Diseases may already be showing up in your corn and soybean fields, so it’s a good time to be scouting your fields for early signs of trouble. With plenty of the season still left...
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Maximize Plant Health at Key Growth Stages
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