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Wet Soils Can Benefit From Tillage Prior To Planting Corn

May 25, 2011
By: Rhonda Brooks, Farm Journal Seeds & Production Editor

If you’re wondering how to address wet fields that you still want to plant to corn, consider using a harrow-type tool to work the top 2 inches of the soil you want to plant into, advises Missy Bauer, Farm Journal associate field agronomist.

This strategy minimizes soil-structure issues while enabling you to provide a decent environment in which seed corn can get established.

Watch as Bauer explains the process:

 


 

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RELATED TOPICS: Corn, How To, Agronomy, Crops

 
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