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News Archive
Winter Weather Safety Tips
November 25, 2015
Winter weather is upon us. It’s always good to review a few propane safety tips each year.
Soil Sampling: A Little Investment for a Lot of Information
November 23, 2015
One of the most powerful tools a farmer has isn’t actually a tool at all. It’s the data gained from soil testing. The vast amount of information soil tests provide allows farmers to see the true poten...
The Value of Soil Sampling
November 23, 2015
Tests provide useful information on whether nutrient applications are economically worthwhile
NRDC Report: Can Cover Crops Combat Climate Change and Drought?
November 20, 2015
Climate-ready soil can cut crop losses, save trillions of gallons of water and suck millions of tons of carbon from the air
Northey on Iowa crops and weather
November 18, 2015
Despite last week's rain and wind, final stretch of harvest approaches
Managing Precision Ag Data
November 17, 2015
The economics of today’s agriculture necessitate that farmers look for ways to improve profit margins.
Study Shows Potential for Growth in Biofuels From Corn Stover
November 16, 2015
Making biofuel from corn crop residue could become economically viable for farmers.
Iowa Farmers Smash Soybean Production Record
November 12, 2015
A record state and national soybean crop will likely open doors to new marketing opportunities, according to Iowa Soybean Association (ISA) leaders.
Six Ways to Prepare Your Fleet for Winter
November 11, 2015
Frigid temperatures and harsh winter conditions are hard on any vehicle, especially fleet vehicles that are on the road for 10 to 12 hours a day.
Grain Management Vital Now
November 05, 2015
Check the grain’s temperature and moisture content.