This fall, I participated in workshops where a farmer claimed his soil organic matter increased by 1% per year. Is this a realistic goal to shoot for? The source of […]
How long-term soil health practices affect farming system performance will be covered in a half-day training workshop in Five Points on June 6 beginning at 9 a.m.. The practices that will […]
Registration will open on Tuesday September 27, 2016 for the 22nd annual Mid-Atlantic Crop Management School. This year’s school will feature 2 ½ days of timely presentations in the areas […]
How will we feed our growing population in the face of an increasingly extreme climate? Many experts suggest the answer lies in breeding novel crop varieties that can withstand the […]
There is no soil management system that solves all the issues. A short list of challenges farmers face each year might include preparing the “ideal” seedbed we’ve all been taught […]
UT AgResearch will host the Milan No-Till Crop Production Field Day on Thursday, July 28, 2016 at the AgResearch and Education Center at Milan.
With cotton prices expected to be lower than normal this year, it is even more important to follow a sound fertilizer and liming program that is based on good soil […]
Areas of North Dakota with a white crust on the soil are expanding this spring due to an accumulation of salts in the soil. “Soil salinity is caused by excess […]
Any kind of activity from sports to agriculture must have its priorities. There is always a list of required tasks to be performed, not just to minimum levels, but to […]
A new conversation about an old concept is happening in soil fertility management.