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18:16PM Feb 05, 2020

Winter Manure Application: Look for Ways to Manage Risk

Anna-Lisa Laca
Online and Business Editor

The late harvest of 2019 paired with winter’s timely arrival means a lot of farmers did not get manure on fields before snow or frost.

08:38AM Feb 04, 2020

Interseeding Alfalfa Into Corn Shows Promise

Jim Dickrell
Dairy Editor

Runoff rates of soil and nutrients in the corn interseeded with alfalfa are also substantially reduced.

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15:37PM Jan 20, 2020

12 Things to Consider Before Spreading Manure this Winter

Taylor Leach
AgWeb Contributor

With crops now off the field for the majority of the country, livestock producers are starting to face a different “crappy” situation. Full manure pits.

11:32AM Dec 18, 2019

This Wisconsin Dairy is Built for the Long Haul

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

The milking facilities at Kinnard Farms in Casco Wisconsin were built for the long haul.

08:51AM Dec 17, 2019

Water Management Keeps Nutrients In The Field, Boosts Yields

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

The use of drainage control structures with water gates on field tile is the No. 1 practice the Stateler family says they have adopted.

12:41PM Nov 21, 2019

Conservation Can Put Dollars In Dairy Farmers’ Pockets, Report Shows

Rhonda Brooks
AgWeb Contributor

A loose coalition of industry partners and others helped operators achieve their conservation goals.

15:31PM Oct 23, 2019

Shield Your Soil During the Winter

Taylor Leach
AgWeb Contributor

Despite what proved to be wearisome season, farmers are back in the fields once again planting cover crops to help protect their soil .