Band fertilizer placement may cause non-uniform distribution in the soil. Why does this matter? Because when fertilizer is unevenly distributed, it may not be possible to use traditional sampling strategies to measure whole-field fertility.
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.
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