Iowa Corn: How Does Tillage, N Application Affect Residue Breakdown? Nov 6, 2019

🕔Nov 6, 2019Crop residue serves an important role in physically protecting soil from erosion during rain events or high winds, as well as enhancing the soil biological activity by providing sources of […]

Nebraska Corn: Post-Harvest Residue Removal – Podcast Dec 11, 2018

🕔Dec 11, 2018On this, the inaugural podcast, Nebraska Extension Educator Michael Sindelar interviews Marty Schmer and Virginia Jin, USDA ARS researchers, on removing corn residue. In the podcast the term corn residue […]

Mississippi Corn: Burning Stalks – What Does It Really Cost? Sep 14, 2017

🕔Sep 14, 2017After harvest, you face management decisions that may have profound effect on future productivity as you begin preparing fields for next year’s crop. Following a corn crop, you may face substantial shock […]

Livestock: Online Tool Matches Producers with Farmers Offering Crop Residue – DTN Sep 8, 2017

🕔Sep 8, 2017Call it Tinder for grazing. A new online tool helps cattle producers seeking feed for their livestock hook up with crop farmers who have fields of crop residue to offer. […]

Mississippi Corn: Burning Stalks – What Does It Really Cost? Sep 12, 2016

🕔Sep 12, 2016Crop residue generated in crop rotation systems can produce substantial long-term benefits which are likely to far outweigh any short-term savings accomplished by destroying residue, particularly since our Mississippi soils […]

Nebraska: Should You Rethink Corn Residue Grazing? Mar 7, 2016

🕔Mar 7, 2016Why do some farmers graze their corn residue while others choose not to? That question was the crux of a University of Nebraska-Lincoln survey to learn more about farmer perspectives […]

Corn: Biofuel from Residue Improvements Could Shake Prices Nov 12, 2015

🕔Nov 12, 2015Making biofuel from corn crop residue could become economically viable for farmers with government support and, therefore, lead to a major shift in crop rotation practices favoring more continuous corn plantings, […]

Nebraska Soybeans: Connecting Corn Residue with Sudden Death Syndrome Nov 2, 2015

🕔Nov 2, 2015Grazing corn residue provides many benefits to both livestock and grain farmers, yet many corn stalks in our area are not grazed for various reasons.   With as much hail […]

Ohio Livestock: Corn Residue Can Be Used as Supplemental Feed Oct 29, 2015

🕔Oct 29, 2015Corn residue left over from harvesting can make an excellent source of supplemental feed for livestock, according to a forage expert from the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences at […]

Mississippi Corn: Burning Stalks – What Does it Really Cost? Sep 18, 2015

🕔Sep 18, 2015Crop residue generated in crop rotation systems can produce substantial long-term benefits which are likely to far outweigh any short-term savings accomplished by destroying residue.

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