NSTC Speaker Presentations

Thinking Beyond Strip-Tilled Corn with Variable-Rate Technology & Other Precision Tools - Eric and Megan Wallendal - NSTC 2015 - MP3 Download


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After nearly a quarter-century of strip-tilling a variety of crops, third-generation farmer Eric Wallendal and his wife, Megan, still view their Grand Marsh, Wis., operation as a work-in-progress. All of their strip-tilled acres are under center-pivot irrigation and in 2014, they spring strip-tilled 2,000 acres of soybeans, forage corn and snap beans.

The Wallendals will share how they’ve incorporated precision farming practices, including variable-rate irrigation and soil moisture probes to record organic matter, pH levels and water-holding capacity in their sandy topsoils, along with future use of drones, NDVI imagery data and variable-rate spreading/fertigation to boost strip-till productivity.

(Total Run Time: 58 Minutes; File Size: 56.5 Megabytes)

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