Latest Strip-till Stories

2012-04-12 13:20:52

Crop yield can be improved by ensuring adequate nutrient availability.

2012-04-12 13:15:29

Band fertilizer placement may cause non-uniform distribution in the soil. Why does this matter?

2011-12-21 19:00:00

Growers Planting Pioneer® Brand Hybrids Win 50 Percent of National Titles in 2011 Contest Des Moines, Iowa (PRWEB) December 21, 2011 DuPont congratulates

2011-12-12 17:42:02

The practice of deep banding fertilizer is growing in popularity as more growers turn to strip-till.

2011-08-15 15:16:58

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) are studying soil moisture levels and other field dynamics to help Pacific Northwest famers maximize the production of corn, a relatively new regional crop that helps support Idaho's growing dairy industry.

2010-12-19 00:26:03

Among Seven Growers Breaking 300 Bu/Ac Barrier, Six Win with Pioneer Hybrids Des Moines, Iowa (Vocus) December 17, 2010 DuPont congratulates David K.

2010-08-31 05:31:00

BOONE, Iowa, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) announced today new and enhanced variable rate and boom control options to the versatile Field-IQ(TM) crop input control system.

2010-06-16 07:46:45

Two years into a study looking at methods of combining a living cover crop between corn rows shows that yield can be maintained at high levels using environmentally friendly practices.

2010-01-25 15:48:14

It might not look like there's much going on in those roadside corn fields, but a Purdue University researcher has shown that corn plants are in a fierce battle with each other for resources.

Word of the Day
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