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Tillage Increases Soil Erosion: See for Yourself

  • Jul. 8, 2016
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    How will you seed cover crops this year? 5

    If you're planning to seed cover crops this year, now is the time to prep for that. We'd like to know if you will be planting cover crops this year, and if you are, how are you seeding them? Will you interseed? Will you drill after harvest? Take our latest poll and let us know! Also, feel free to leave a comment with your cover crop plan, along with your county/state....More
  • May 10, 2016
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    2016 CRP was most selective in history

    Nationwide, there were more than 26,000 offers to enroll over 1.8 million acres under the General CRP enrollment period earlier this year. Only 411,000 acres, or 23 percent of the total, were accepted under the General CRP enrollment, making this the most “selective” enrollment period in the 30-year history of the CRP....More
  • Apr 29, 2016
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    Save the whales…I mean nutrients

    I haven’t lost my marbles and started cruising the high seas on a Greenpeace ship. However, I did accept an invitation to meet with an environmental group during Commodity Classic....More

Will you seed cover crops this year?

Cover crops are gaining in usage across the Corn Belt. We'd like to know, do you plan to plant cover crops this fall? If so, on how many acres of your row-crop fields? Or, perhaps you won't plant any at all. Take our latest poll and let us know. Feel free to leave a comment with your location and planned cover crop acreage.


How will you seed cover crops this year?

If you're planning to seed cover crops this year, now is the time to prep for that. We'd like to know if you will be planting cover crops this year, and if you are, how are you seeding them? Will you interseed? Will you drill after harvest? Take our latest poll and let us know! Also, feel free to leave a comment with your cover crop plan, along with your county/state.


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