Seeding & Planting

6 Strip-Till Adjustments for Ideal Berm-Building

Close scrutiny of soil structure and constant equipment evaluations has led Mead, Neb., farmer Kerry Knuth to be more effective, economical and efficient with strip-till.
Mead, Neb., farmer Kerry Knuth, made the transition from dragging a disc ripper and mulch finisher across his 2,200-acre corn and soybeans operation to strip-tillage back in 2005. Though a “set it and forget it,” philosophy works on some farms, Knuth quickly determined that building an ideal berm required adaptation and experimentation to accommodate ever-changing field conditions. 
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Strip-Till Conversion Mellows Tough U.K. Soils

Turning to a modified strip-till setup that includes cover crops, Alex Shutes is saving time and money and seeing improved soil conditions with little or no yield drag.
A few years ago as circumstances changed on his farm, Alex Shutes faced the task of raising several spring and winter crops in a tillage-intensive system as a one-man operation. It seemed like a daunting task.
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[Podcast] Pushing Populations & Production with Twin-Row Strip-Till

In this <em>Strip-Till Farmer</em> Podcast bought to you by Topcon Agriculture, Snover, Mich., farmer Ryan Shaw shares the systematic setup and implementation of his twin-row strip-till system, along with the vital role cover crops play in his cropping rotation.
In this Strip-Till Farmer Podcast, bought to you by Topcon Agriculture, Snover, Mich., farmer Ryan Shaw shares the systematic setup and implementation of his twin-row strip-till system, along with the vital role cover crops play in his cropping rotation.
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2018 National Strip-Tillage Conference

[Video] Thurston Manufacturing at the 2018 National Strip-Tillage Conference

Nick Jensen, President of Thurston Manufacturing, creators of the Blu-Jet line of fertilizer applicators and conservation tillage equipment discusses the unique appeal of the National Strip-Tillage Conference. He also shares how speaking directly to the farmers allows them to help introduce strip-tillers to their product line, keep track of new trends and to help the farmers improve their bottom line.
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2018 National Strip-Tillage Conference

[Video] Ingersoll Tillage Group at the 2018 National Strip-Tillage Conference

Roger Murdock, Vice President of Global Brand Management with Ingersoll Tillage Group shares how after exploring world wide usage of varied tillage practices, they feel that strip-till hold promise as a means of increasing food production for a growing population. He also remarks that attending the National Strip-Tillage Conference allows the unique opportunity for their engineers to talk directly with those who use their equipment and how it might be improved.
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2018 National Strip-Tillage Conference

[Video] Ingersoll Tillage Group at the 2018 National Strip-Tillage Conference

Roger Murdock, Vice President of Global Brand Management with Ingersoll Tillage Group shares how after exploring world wide usage of varied tillage practices, they feel that strip-till hold promise as a means of increasing food production for a growing population. He also remarks that attending the National Strip-Tillage Conference allows the unique opportunity for their engineers to talk directly with those who use their equipment and how it might be improved.
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