The trend among northern Plains farmers is toward using less tillage to produce field crops with more residue left on the soil surface. Strip till is a field tillage system that combines no tillage and full tillage to produce row crops.
Seed Hawk Inc. has become the first agricultural equipment company in the world to receive Carbon Trust carbon footprint certification.
From automatic guidance to variable-rate control, precision-agriculture technology is helping soybean farmers increase sustainability performance, according to John Fulton, a precision-ag specialist with Auburn University and the Alabama Cooperative Extension.
Investment bank looks at precision ag (01/03/14)