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ACE Blend ( Armour, Cedar, Everst)
AP503 (Agri-Pro/Clearfield)
Everest
SY Wolf (Syngenta)
WB Cedar (West Bred)


We can get other varieties too, just let us know what you're looking for
We can treat your wheat with fungicide & insecticide

 

 

We are excited to host an informative seed meeting with Sorghum Partners' Agronomist Scott Staggenborg and Dean Sombke.  Also, Mike Smith with Stine Seed Company, will be here too, so bring all your seed questions and join us!

Wednesday, August 27th at 3:00 p.m. at Circle Inn, Osborne 

Come and meet our new Agronomist, David Ulfers!! David has extensive seed & chemical background.  He will be a valuable asset to our team!

 

 

Soybean (Dectes) Stem Border Control  
 
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Call us today, to place your order, to be delivered in our new trucks
 

 
                                                                                                       
 

 
 


 
Sims is constantly working on developing a strong relationship with our customers, helping them find the best options of chemicals and fertilizer at the most affordable prices.  Farming, although has been around for decades, continues to evolve rapidly to produce bigger, better yields faster.  Sims is devoted to keeping our customers productive in this fast moving market.  We continue to move ahead in the Crop Life 100, where we're proud to earn our spot at #79, supporting our strong bond with the farming community.  Thank you to all of our customers for your continued support!
 
 
Sims Will Be OPEN Saturday Aug 30th
This will be the last Saturday were open for the season!
We will be CLOSED Monday September 1st for Labor Day

Thank You For Choosing Sims Fertilizer & Chemical

We know you are busy, if you need to come in earlier or later, give us a call and we will make every attempt to assist you 



Weekday Hours:
Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
 
Weekends:
We will be open on Saturdays from 8:30 to 11 starting April 5th
 
 
 
800-821-4289 or 785-346-5681
Ryan Delaney: 785-346-6240
Mike Delaney: 785-346-6396
Brett Lix: 785-345-3055
Katie Lix: 785-346-6447
 

 


DID YOU KNOW???
Agriculture is the number one industry in Kansas, 
employing nearly one in five people!

                    Source: Kansas Foundation for Ag in the classroom




 
 

 
Tips for Using Burndow Herbicides 
 
  • Do not apply either glyphosate or Gramozone unless daytime temperatures exceed 55-60` F.
  • The higher the temperature the better.
  • Cold nights (<40`F) will reduce activity, particularly for glyphosate.
  • Sunny weather is important for Gramoxone as sun causes greater plant activity.
  • Be sure to include AMS at 8.5 to 17 lbs/100gal or equivalent with glyohosate and add a good quality NIS at a .25% v/v to Gramoxone.  Of course, if the glyphosate doesn't come fully loaded, add good quality NIS as well.
  • Nitrogen solutions (UAN) may be used as the carrier with either herbicide.  UAN can increase Gramoxone activity and reduce glyphosate activity (especially for perennials and difficult to control weeds). Adding AMS also reduces the antagonism.
  • Tank mixing a triazine such as atrazine with Gramoxone increases the activity; tank mixing any other herbicide and especially a clay-based herbicide (DF,F,WP) reduces glyphosate activity.  YOU can overcome the antagonism by increasing the glyphosate rate by 20 to 25%.
  • Use Flat fan tips with both (not floods) and apply Gramoxone at a minimum of 20 GPA.  Tip selection is less important with glyphosate than Gramoxone.
  • Spraying in late afternoon is not as effective as mid morning.
  • Finally, spray weeds that are actively growing and the smaller, the better for annuals.
 
This information was taken from Penn State Extension
William Curran, Professor of Weed Science




 
 

 

It pays to use Parallel Plus & Verdict!
Check out this clean milo field located 7 miles North of Portis, KS
on 09/08/13!



 

 

 






 
 

 
Weed Chart

Did you know that all weeds do not germinate at once? 

If so, do you know what time of year they germinate?

Take a few minutes to look at this chart to determine when is the best time
to stay one step ahead of these pesky weeds!
 

 
CLICK HERE to see our info about Spider Mite Control
 

 
 
                                               
 
Western Kansas Kochia
 
Click Here --> Control Options ~by BASF





 
 

 



Click here to read about the Fungicide Rate chart

Look over the Fungicides for Wheat & Soybean Rust Treatment table here.




 

 

 
                                                     


 
     
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*STRONGER FOUNDATION
*SIMPLE HERBICIDE 
Click here to read more about this herbicide for Grain Sorghum.





 
 

 




What is BlueDef It is a mixture of 32.5% high purity synthetic urea and 67.5% deionized
water that is used in Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems on diesel engines. 
DEF is the primary ingredient used to help convert NOx to harmless nitrogen and water.
BlueDef is stable, colorless, non-flammable, non-toxic and is classified as minimum risk for 
transportation. 
Packaging Options: 1 gallon, 2.5 gallon, 55 gallon drums, 275 gallon totes.
Please Call for Pricing!




 
 


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Dec 626'2 623'6 625'0 -1'6
Mar 641'0
May 650'2
Jul 657'6 651'4 655'4 1'0
Sep 661'6 657'0 661'6 1'2
Dec 675'0 673'0 675'0 0'6
 
@C - CORN - CBOT
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Sep 355'6 354'6 355'2 -0'6
Dec 364'6 363'4 364'0 -1'0
Mar 378'0 376'6 377'2 -1'0
 
@S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
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Sep 1085'0 1080'4 1081'6 -4'0
Nov 1027'4 1022'6 1025'6 2'0
Jan 1035'0 1031'0 1034'0 2'2
 
@W - WHEAT - CBOT
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Sep 548'0 545'0 546'2 -1'0
Dec 562'4 559'0 560'2 -2'0
Mar 582'4 579'4 580'0 -2'4
 
LC - LIVE CATTLE - CME
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Oct 148.200 147.500 147.800 - 0.425
 
LH - LEAN HOGS - CME
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Oct 96.300 95.800 95.950 0.825
Dec 90.700 90.050 90.500 0.800
 
+C - CORN - CBOT
  High Low Last Chg
Sep 355'6 354'6 355'2 -0'6
Dec 364'6 363'4 364'0 -1'0
Mar 378'0 376'6 377'2 -1'0
 
+S - SOYBEANS - CBOT
  High Low Last Chg
Sep 1085'0 1080'4 1081'6 -4'0
Nov 1027'4 1022'6 1025'6 2'0
Jan 1035'0 1031'0 1034'0 2'2
 
+W - WHEAT - CBOT
  High Low Last Chg
Sep 548'0 545'0 546'2 -1'0
Dec 562'4 559'0 560'2 -2'0
Mar 582'4 579'4 580'0 -2'4
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