The organizers of the largest farmer-attended strip-tillage conference in the nation have announced 12 companies joining on as title partners for the 6th annual National Strip-Tillage Conference in Peoria, Ill., on August 1-2, 2019.
Orthman senior vice president of marketing Rod Haarberg shares how the 5BC Seedbed Conditioner helps manage residue and create a firm, consistent seedbed in strip-till operations. He also discusses what strip-tillers can do during harvest to ensure the residue breaks down properly over the winter.
For 8 years now we at Orthman have been honing our skills to better understand what happens with strip-tillage and corn rooting. How is this all happening so corn plants can tolerate heat and drought stress better?
Two years ago, George Wheeler of the GWK-branch at Douglas in the North- ern Cape and some of the prominent farmers in the district gathered around a kitchen table to discuss solutions to tillage problems.
Looking to emphasize and expand conservation tillage practices in east-central Wisconsin, Brent Petersen, agronomist with Brown County Land & Water Conservation and Mike Pribyl, strip-tiller based in Green Bay, Wis., discuss their combined efforts educating local growers on the value of combining conservation practices and leveraging custom strip-till as an entry point.
Kuhn Krause's focus, above all, is to continue to produce quality products to serve producers better; to strive to respond to their needs with new tools and new technology to meet their growing challenges. Agronomic practices are constantly changing, and at a faster pace now than ever.