No-Till, Covers Make CRP Acres Protected And Productive Again
Cover Crops, Crop Protection

No-Till, Covers Make CRP Acres Protected And Productive Again

The benefits of no-till and cover crops have helped a farm in Missouri open up the productivity potential of marginal land and protect fragile soils.

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Join us January 8-11 at the Indianapolis Downtown Marriott for the 2019 National No-Tillage Conference.

Learn from 40 top-notch no-tillers, agronomists, research­ers and other no-till experts, delivering innovative ideas to help you build a more profitable no-till system during 4 highly focused days of no-till education!

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    What to Do About Topdressing During Drought

    As you know, this is the time of year to start thinking about topdressing winter wheat with some nitrogen (N), but Mother Nature isn’t cooperating in some parts of the southern Plains.
  • John Dobberstein 2

    Soil Health, Economics are Linked Together

    A diverse crop-and-livestock no-till operation in Ideal, S.D., is showing the real-world, bottom-line benefits they're realizing by improving soil health.
  • Traits of Profitable Farming

    If you’re running a farm yourself or managing someone else’s operation, yes, you’re a farmer, but you’re also a businessperson. After all, whether it’s a smaller, family-owned venture or a larger, corporate enterprise, the end game is some form of profitability.
  • John Dobberstein 2

    Numbers Don’t Add Up on Tillage and Sorghum

    The results are in for the National Sorghum Producers Yield Contest and we’ll see how no-tilled submissions stacked up against conventional and reduced tillage. I think you’ll like what the data show.

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Finding and Fixing Nutrient Imbalances in No-Tilled Crops

In this episode of the No-Till Farmer podcast, brought to you by Yetter Manufacturing Co., we welcome Neal Kinsey, a fertility expert and agronomist from Charleston, Missouri who will examine the findings from seven soil samples in various geographic regions, soil types and crop rotations.

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No-Till Farmer’s next free webinar will be Tuesday, Feb. 20, at 10 a.m. CST. The topic is, “Meeting Nutrient Needs in No-Till: The Challenges, Opportunities and Solutions.” Register here.

This webinar, sponsored by AgroLiquid, will look at some of the circumstances that impact the fertility levels and nutrient needs of no-tilled crops. Stephanie Zelinko, agronomy sciences project leader for AgroLiquid, will offer opportunities for no-tillers to improve the effectiveness of fertilizer applications.

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