Posted December 17, 2014
EM071 High Residue Farming Under Irrigation: What and Why provides an overview of high residue farming (HRF), including its benefits and challenges. It also discusses some special considerations for high residue farming in the irrigated agriculture regions of the far western United States.
EM072 High Residue Farming Under Irrigation: Crop Rotation covers choosing a cropping sequence, specific cover crops, and special considerations for irrigated cropping systems in the far western United States.
Posted March 14, 2014
I have talked to several growers who are concerned about how cold springs have reduced their strip-tilled corn yields when compared to corn with full width clean tillage. While we can hope for average spring temperatures, there are a few other things that should be considered.