Farming

Is this the future of livestock farming?

Is this the future of livestock farming?

If you farm a large livestock operation, then you have a lot of free fertilizer, and likely a lot of government regulation around the application of manure and pad runoff as well. Damian learns about a unique system that captures and utilizes the free fertilizer.

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LITTLE THINGS MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE

LITTLE THINGS MAKE A BIG DIFFERENCE

Kevin talks about the difference he is seeing on the corn that received a few extra product applications versus the corn that did not.

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Maximizing Manure As A Crop Input

Maximizing Manure As A Crop Input

With elevated fertilizer prices the new norm and even questions of availability of synthetic fertilizers, manure has become quite popular. But what do we know now about manure that we didn’t as recently as a few years ago as it pertains to application rates, nutrient availability, and preserving the nutrients after manure application? Dave Kaltenberg with Agrotech USA sits down for an informative discussion on maximizing manure as a crop input.

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Chad's Strip-Till Rig

Chad's Strip-Till Rig

Chad is strip-tilling earlier than usual this season thanks to the good harvest weather this fall. He talks about his rig and his application.

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Geographical Differences in Farming

Geographical Differences in Farming

Does it matter where you farm? Or is it just the soil that matters when choosing the right inputs? Damian talks with Mike Evans and Stephanie from Agroliquid about geographical differences and how that changes farming practices.

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RESIDUE MANAGEMENT IN WHEAT

RESIDUE MANAGEMENT IN WHEAT

Chad takes a look at the relationship between uneven residue distribution and emergence in his wheat crop.

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SEED TREATMENT ROOT CHECK

SEED TREATMENT ROOT CHECK

Chad Henderson is back in the same field one week later to do an early wheat root check on his Spraytec Seed Treatment Trial plot. Does he see a difference already?

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Nutrient Stratification — You Have It, Here’s How You Remedy It

Nutrient Stratification — You Have It, Here’s How You Remedy It

Your top few inches of soil are ripe with fertility, but the water and uptake roots are deeper where there’s a nutrient void. We are talking about diagnosing and fixing nutrient stratification with Shaun Guthmiller of Concept Agritek.

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SOLVING THE CALCIUM PROBLEM

SOLVING THE CALCIUM PROBLEM

It's no secret that Kelly has been trying to solve the problem of not being able to get enough Calcium into his corn crop. They think they are on the right track now and talk about their plan for applying this seasons learnings to next seasons crop.

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