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GARDEN CITY NEWS

    Creating Your Winning Marketing Plan
    Sep 17, 2021 |
    It is never too early or to late to start planning ahead for the year to come. With current market volatility and higher-than-historic cash prices, it’s more important than ever to have a marketing plan.
    Tank Maintenance & The Importance of Blended Fuel
    Sep 10, 2021 |
    With winter on the way now is a good opportunity to fill your fuel tanks with treated fuel this fall and make sure your filters have all been changed on your pumping equipment.
    Basis and Hedge-To-Arrive Contracts: What's The Difference?
    Sep 02, 2021 |
    Your Garden City Co-op offers a variety of contracts to suit your grain marketing needs. Two of these include basis contracts and hedge-to-arrive (HTA) contracts.  Which should you choose?  We explain each and when either might make sense depending on your risk...
    GCC WINS BRONZE AT THE 42ND TELLY AWARDS
    Aug 27, 2021 |
    "The First 100 Years" Web-Series about the Garden City Co-op's history wins best Online Series/Webseries: Corporate Image
    Combine harvesting field corn with Tractor and grain cart
    Preharvest Prep
    Aug 23, 2021 |
    Fall harvest is not very far away and, while it is an exciting time for all, tensions can run high. Your local GCC staff is ready and willing to lend a hand! Ease your harvest stresses with these pre-harvest tips.
    GCC GIVES BACK: $5,000 Supporting Local 4-H Youth Development
    Aug 12, 2021 |
    GCC was approached by local 4-H youth to help support 4-H youth development programs and teamed up with Land O'Lakes to help give back.
    Combine harvesting field corn with Tractor and grain cart
    FINAL DAYS For Our Gift Cards For Grease Summer Promotion!
    Aug 09, 2021 |
    When it comes to extending the life of your equipment, minimizing down time in the fields, and keeping things running smooth without the headache, hassle and costly service bills, lubrication plays a key role. Take advantage of our grease promotion and stock up now before its...
    Four Students Selected for 2021-22 Molz Cooperative Scholarship
    Aug 05, 2021 |
    The Garden City Community College Endowment Association has selected four area students for the Otis and Mary Lee Molz Cooperative Scholarship for the 2021-22 academic year.
    A tractor plants corn in a field
    Fertilizer Rx
    Aug 03, 2021 |
    Your field's topsoil isn't some one-soil-type-fits-all kind of ground.  So why use a blanket approach to your fertilizer application when your field has so many variable nutrient needs? Avoid applying unnecessary nutrients and ensure you get the best...
    A Grain Contract That Releases You From Verified Crop Failure? We've Got That!
    Jul 19, 2021 |
    Weather shouldn't add to your market volatility stress.  GCC's Alpine Pro Contract is unique in offering a provision that allows a farmer to be released from the contract in cases of verified crop failure.  
    Choosing Corn Hybrids
    Jul 15, 2021 |
    It may seem early to be thinking about next year, but now is a good time to be looking at hybrids that had limited production last year and showed some real promise for yield.
    Gift Cards For Grease Summer Promotion Is Here!
    Jul 12, 2021 |
    Cenex's Summer Grease promotion is happening NOW! 
    Get To Know Your Soil Better Through Our Veris Cart
    Jul 08, 2021 |
    Precision Ag, its all about DATA! How well do you know your soil from field to field?
    Fall Alfalfa Planting
    Jul 05, 2021 |
    Alfalfa seed is expensive, and being a perennial crop, it’s also a long term investment, so we need to ensure that we do everything we can to protect that investment and achieve a good stand. 
    What You Need To Know About Regional Supply Issues
    Jun 07, 2021 |
    No matter what business you are in, you are feeling a supply pinch somewhere. The Petroleum industry is no different. On a local level here in Western Kansas we are experiencing unprecedented diesel outages at our main supply source, Scott City Terminal.  Here's how...

Announcements

    Stock Image Store
    Jul 10, 2019 |
    The Garden City Co-op is excited to announce a selection of our stock photos now for sale online!
    GCC App Tutorial
    May 17, 2019 |
    We're excited to share our app with you!

LINKS

 

• Arthur Capper Cooperative Center's Fact Sheet Series 

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    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...
    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...