Des Keller

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40-foot corn head tackles 15-inch rows for faster corn harvest 1

Frank Howey’s grain carts can’t keep up with his new 40-foot-wide head harvesting 15-inch corn rows. The head is the first of its kind.

Q&A: What lessons have you learned from landlords?

We asked three farmers: What is the biggest lesson learned from your landlords? Lessons learned include staying in touch with people, operating the property as if it's your own, continuing relationships through generations and being open about opportunity.

What have you learned from your seed advisor?
Q&A: What have you learned from your seed advisor? 3

I’ve learned to trust the people who advise me. The hybrids change so fast I’m not planting anything today that is exactly the same as what we were growing three years ago, says Steve Lawler, Ogden, Iowa.

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