Fighting Residue Buildup on High-Yield, Strip-Tilled Continuous Corn
Seeding & Planting, Equipment, Soil Health

Fighting Residue Buildup on High-Yield, Strip-Tilled Continuous Corn

When he moved to strip-till nearly 15 years ago, Rick Childs wanted a simpler, more efficient way to cover his 1,400 acres of corn-on-corn and soybeans.

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  • Jack Zemlicka

    Seeding Cover Crops with Your Strip-Till Rig?

    Finding the right mix and method for incorporating cover crops into a strip-till system is a work in progress for many farmers. Some have figured out a successful blend, while others have abandoned cover crops entirely in search of other alternatives to preserve nutrients and soil moisture.
  • Moving from Conservation to Regeneration with Strip-Till

    When I'm walking in a field with a strip-tiller, we'll invariably talk about visual indicators that reflect benefits of the practice — increased earthworm populations, mellower soils and better soil texture.
  • Speed vs. Power When Building Strips

    It’s no secret that the size and strength of high-horsepower tractors continues to grow. But more horsepower doesn’t necessarily translate to increased efficiency.
  • Perfection is Perception With Strip-Till Fertilization

    Fertilizer practices can sometimes be a touchy subject for farmers, especially when debating the merits of one strategy over another.


Recent Webinar: Managing Your Cash Crop to Make Room To Cover Crop Effectively

You can’t stumble your way into success. Walton, Ind., no-tiller and veteran cover crop user Cameron Mills takes you through the primary things you need to consider to have a good experience making cover crops a beneficial part of your no-till system.

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