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[Podcast] Overcoming Adversity to be a Better Strip-Tiller

In this episode of the <em>Strip-Till Farmer</em> podcast, brought to you by Agrisolutions, we're joined by Montezuma, Kan., strip-tiller Josh Koehn, who shares his approach to consistently achieving high-yielding corn, using strip-till to deal with adverse conditions in a growing season.
In this episode of the Strip-Till Farmer podcast, brought to you by Agrisolutions, we're joined by Montezuma, Kan., strip-tiller Josh Koehn, who shares his approach to consistently achieving high-yielding corn, using strip-till to deal with adverse conditions in a growing season.
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Biomass is Key to Weed Suppression with Cover Crops

One important benefit of cover crops to our production system is providing an alternative selection pressure on weed populations. Cereal rye has the best potential to suppress weeds because it accumulates more biomass than other cover crop species. Read more in this article from Iowa State University Extension.
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Seeding Strategies, Species Selection Shape Strip-Tillers’ Cover Crop Choices

Growers strip-tilling and seeding cover crops tend to prefer multi-species mixes with cereal rye being the most popular variety.
Strip-tillers are innovative and push the envelope by nature. That’s just how they are wired. Growers who use strip-till and also plant cover crops take that drive to the next level, as we discovered in the first-annual Cover Crop Strategies Cover Crop Benchmark Study.
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7th Annual Strip-Till Operational Practices Benchmark Study

Technology Adoption, Yields & Organic Acreage Increase for Strip-Tillers

Despite the challenges of 2019, strip-tillers topped 200-bushel corn, explored organic practices and added precision farming tools to their operations.
Results of the 7th Annual Strip-Till Operational Practices Benchmark study, evaluating 2019 cropping practices, saw some subtle and more significant shifts in strip-till practices.
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New VitTellus Bio Soil Health Test Available

A&L Canada Laboratories Inc. announced today the launch of VitTellus Bio, a new soil health test for the agriculture industry that quantifies soil microbial populations which support improved soil health and greater crop productivity.
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[Podcast] Connecting the Conservation Tillage Dots: From Reducing Compaction to Smoking Soil

In this episode of the <em>Strip-Till Farmer</em> podcast, brought to you by Agrisolutions, we get some expert insight into how strip-tillers can protect their soil health by limiting equipment traffic and promoting biological activity underneath the surface.
In this episode of the Strip-Till Farmer podcast, brought to you by Agrisolutions, we get some expert insight into how strip-tillers can protect their soil health by limiting equipment traffic and promoting biological activity underneath the surface.
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