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How many guys Land Roll soybeans after planting?

Been kicking it around especially in low ground to keep the combine platform level as much as possible. A couple guys locally are currently doing it and they seem to like it just for field “flatness” and to push stones down.

We currently vertical till in fall and again in spring with a Salford and plant with a Deere no till drill.

Running a 25’ platform on combine.

    How many guys Land Roll soybeans after planting?

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Verified FBN Member (SK, CAN)

We always do anytime a header might have to be on the ground we roll it


Verified FBN Member (WI)

Thanks Everyone for the input!


Verified FBN Member (WI)

We roll all our beans after planting for the last 5 years. Haven’t seen a problem yet but be careful in wet conditions. We do the same tilla...

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Verified FBN Member (ON, CAN)

We are rolling v 3 beans to get more branching and the side benefits of no stones and faster cutting speeds. Year over year 4-5 bushel bump.

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Verified FBN Member (ND)

Anybody else seeing a yield bump from rolling after emergence?


Verified FBN Member (MN)

We have been rolling for quite a few years. For the most part when we were ripping and field cultivating, I didn't like it except for the ...

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Verified FBN Member (SD)

I have been rolling my soybeans for years. Originally thought I saw more water puddling after rolling but didn't not see any adverse affect...

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