Fertilizing Experiments Yield Strip-Till Savings and Profit
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Fertilizing Experiments Yield Strip-Till Savings and Profit

Farming 1,800 acres in south central Michigan, Ryan Groholske is accustomed to navigating rocky — though fertile — ground. Through long-term no-till practices, he’s been able to elevate organic matter content on some sandier soils to as much as 5%, while also creating a thriving habitat for earthworms.

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  • Jack Zemlicka

    Color Strip-Tillers Compatible with Precision Technology

    When visiting with strip-tillers, I'm finding it more common to see a rainbow of equipment colors roaming the field, as farmers leverage the flexibility of precision technology in diverse fleets of machinery.
  • Farm Equipment Software: Who Owns It & Why?

    Today’s farm equipment includes computers and technology systems ranging from engine controls, to guidance systems, to media and entertainment systems. Making each system work is computer software.
  • Aaron Hutchinson

    The Evolving World of Farm Mobile Apps

    With the influx of venture capital, countless web-centric apps have flooded the agricultural market. However, this has almost masked the movement of traditional ag app companies in a new direction.
  • Jack Zemlicka

    Chewing Over Strip-Tilled Tobacco

    When talking with farmers, some will refer to their strip-till system as a "gateway" from conventional-tillage practices to no-till. They'll often talk about the versatility that strip-till provides for retaining valuable residue cover, while also loosening less-forgiving areas of a field for more efficient planting and fertilization.


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