Think Different http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/76371/feed Bringing you ideas on how to Think Different about the way you farm. en Conservation: Do your part http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/conservation-do-your-part <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Where are you in your journey to build a conservation legacy? What is keeping you from making progress? Will it require a change in mindset? Will it require landlord buy-in, since it provides long-term benefits for their investment? I truly believe improved soil health will be a game-changer. Go for it.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/conservation-do-your-part" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/conservation-do-your-part#comments Conservation Fertilizer Tillage Conservation Think Different Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:40:00 +0000 96231 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Winter: Time to ponder http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/winter-time-ponder <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Ahh the doldrums of January are upon us. Time to ponder your agronomic practices, tinker with equipment and fine-tune the business plan given the current state of commodity prices. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/winter-time-ponder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/winter-time-ponder#comments Corn Issues Soybeans Think Different Think Different Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:39:00 +0000 95541 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Why climate deniers? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-climate-deniers <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>My science brain is just plain confused. And I can’t wrap my head around the recent farmer survey that shows 31% of 4,778 farmers surveyed believe there isn’t sufficient evidence that climate change is occurring.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-climate-deniers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/why-climate-deniers#comments Issues Think Different Weather Think Different Mon, 29 Dec 2014 12:59:00 +0000 95161 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Drainage tile blues http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/drainage-tile-blues <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Farmers, from an agronomic perspective, are doing great keeping phosphorus loss as low as 1% to 2%. The challenge, according to University of Arkansas phosphorus expert Andrew Sharpley, “isn’t so much the magnitude of the losses, or even the tile system itself; it’s the extent to which tile drainage has been implemented by farmers.”</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/drainage-tile-blues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/drainage-tile-blues#comments Corn Precision Ag Soybeans Drainage Think Different Mon, 08 Dec 2014 17:53:00 +0000 94851 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Farmland a great documentary http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/farmland-great-documentary <div class="node-body blog-body">Last night I was fortunate to attend a private screening in Minneapolis of the new consumer-focused documentary, Farmland. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/farmland-great-documentary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/farmland-great-documentary#comments Issues Think Different Sustainable Agriculture Weather Think Different Thu, 08 May 2014 20:41:00 +0000 90801 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com Agriculture pushing for GMO label? Really. http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/agriculture-pushing-gmo-label-really <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>I almost fell out of my chair in shock yesterday when I read an email proclaiming that all the big ag commodity groups and food groups had formed a new group (Coalition for Safe Affordable Food, <a href="http://www.cfsaf.org/">www.CFSAF.org</a>) in support of a federal solution to GMO labeling. Wow. That is cool. I think. If they can pull it off &ndash; and make the FDA the nation&rsquo;s foremost authority on everything GMO.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/agriculture-pushing-gmo-label-really" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/agriculture-pushing-gmo-label-really#comments Issues GMO Think Different Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:12:00 +0000 89121 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com What's new for CSD in fall 2013? http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/whats-new-csd-fall-2013 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>While you may not give much of a hoot to how magazines look or how they serve up stories and what not, it’s our job to pay attention to that stuff. We like to match your passion for yield with our passion for a great word/photo/data package that you can’t put down (even after the flush and the air freshener mist).</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/think-different">Think Different</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/whats-new-csd-fall-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://cornandsoybeandigest.com/blog/whats-new-csd-fall-2013#comments Issues Think Different Think Different Fri, 16 Aug 2013 22:51:00 +0000 82882 at http://cornandsoybeandigest.com