No-Till Wins the Profit-Per-Acre Game
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No-Till Wins the Profit-Per-Acre Game

Obviously, the news isn’t good of late: Agricultural prices are falling back to more normal levels and we’re all having to make adjustments. Corn prices are going back to 2010 levels, livestock to 2013 levels and oil to 2007 levels.

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    The Soil Health Institute (SHI) announced it has selected a top agriculture leader as the organization’s first president and CEO.
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    Widespread use of conservation tillage favors the survival of the Norther Corn Leaf Blight fungus from year to year and hybrid resistance buildup may also be a problem, says Ohio State University Extension.
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    No-Till Wins the Profit-Per-Acre Game

    Obviously, the news isn’t good of late: Agricultural prices are falling back to more normal levels and we’re all having to make adjustments. Corn prices are going back to 2010 levels, livestock to 2013 levels and oil to 2007 levels.
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