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The benefits of planting green

“Planting green”, or planting into a standing cover crop, is a practice that is gaining popularity among farmers planting cover crops.
the benefits of planting green

How to Prevent Pigweeds

On Weeds Playbook, Gil Gullickson interviews a Field Agronomist on how to prevent pigweeds.
how to prevent pigweed

Crop Rotation Reduces Gas

You can’t see it, but greenhouse gasses might be wafting from your fields. Rotate your crops so they don’t have gas.

Crop Insurance Claim Rejection

Crop insurance is an important safety net for growers. They also need to know how to protect themselves against a claim rejection.

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Free up both hands for oil changes

oil filler tube To get around the mast on my loader for access to the tractor’s engine oil fill port, I use a large plastic funnel, 18 inches of 1-inch... read more

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