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Cannabis Named A Commodity Crop In The 2018 Farm Bill

While the full text of the 2018 farm bill hasn't been released yet, U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., says the new bill will look a lot...

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Simple Steps to Improve Your Soil

Shoot the slow rabbits first with vertical tillage and lime applications A year ago we showed you how poor management can destroy soil h...

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What Soil Health Tests Really Tell You

Despite challenges with consistency and repeatability, soil health testing is worthwhile Someday you might be able to mark a spot in a f...

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Don't Let Herbicides Burn Your Cover

Timely tips to help you succeed with cover crops When he’s not planting or harvesting corn and soybean trials, you’ll often find Farm Jo...

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Don't Let Covers Ding a Cash Crop

Manage the carbon penalty, allelopathy and disease to improve soil health and yield Cover crops are wonderful tools to improve soil heal...

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Study Documents Benefits of Covers

Three mixtures boost soil health by increasing water infiltration and available nutrients Cover crops have quickly evolved into another ...

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Real-World Soil Health Builders

How four farmers found the right cover crop to fix their soil’s problems Without question, cover crops can improve soil health—and bette...

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It Doesn't Take Much to Ruin No-Till

Study finds a single horizontal tillage pass significantly reduced water infiltration Among the reasons healthy soil produces higher yie...

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