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No-till, Diverse Rotations Help Oklahoma Farmer Beat the Heat By: 02/04/2015 @ 3:02pm

In southwest Oklahoma, acre after acre, mile after mile, farmers here grow winter wheat and graze cattle. That's pretty much it. Alan Mindeman, who owns Apache Seed Farms near Apache, grows wheat, but his…

Keep Your Topsoil By: 01/28/2015 @ 4:20pm

At a North Dakota soil health field day, Jodi DeJong-Hughes, University of Minnesota Extension crop and soils educator, jestfully opened the event with a big thank you to that state’s farmers.That’s…

Lessons From No-Till By: 01/28/2015 @ 3:48pm

With 25 years of no-till under their belts, brothers Mark and Bruce Watson have learned by trial and error. Coping with semiarid conditions on their farm near Alliance, Nebraska, the Watsons sidestepped the…

Strip-Till in Minnesota By: 10/30/2014 @ 4:09pm

Dead center in Minnesota, a modest corn-soybean farm has been happily breaking the tillage rules for about six years. For his situation, a one-pass four-in-one strip-tillage program works the best, says Terry…

Strip-Till Encourages Mellow Growing Conditions and Higher Yields By: 09/16/2014 @ 4:31pm

Innovator Gary Wolf enjoys trying something new. He’s found that the Maverick, a strip-tillage tool from Illinois, solves some old compaction problems for his land in southwest Missouri. Wolf farms 325 acres…

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