TITLE

Conservation ethic a strong force

AUTHOR(S)
Laws, Forrest
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;7/20/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 18, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the Southern Conservation-Tillage Systems Conference. The conference began in Griffin, Georgia in 1978. Throughout its 27-year history, the conference has given scientists, educators, farmers and private industry professionals the opportunity to learn more about the most recent technologies and practices associated with conservation-tillage systems. The participants of the conference held their 2005 annual get-together at Clemson University's Pee Dee Research and Education Center near Florence, South Carolina.
ACCESSION #
17713555

 

Related Articles

  • NEW KNOWLEDGE OPENS THE MIND. LAWTON, KURT // Corn & Soybean Digest;Mar2012, Vol. 72 Issue 4, p6 

    The article discusses a Conservation Tillage Conference organized by the University of Minnesota Extension. A Beer & Bull session was held where the author spoke with a father-son farm team from southwest Minnesota. The author shares his impression with the father-son team's ability to think...

  • Roundtable talk part of ConTill program.  // Southwest Farm Press;12/4/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 24, p23 

    Provides information on the 2004 National Conservation Tillage Cotton and Rice Conference to be held from January 15-16, 2004 at the Ground Casino Resort Center at Tunica, Mississippi. INSET: LOOKING AHEAD.

  • The Seventh Annual National Conservation Tillage Cotton & Rice Conference.  // Southwest Farm Press;12/4/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 24, p23 

    Announces the Seventh Annual National Conservation Tillage Cotton & Rice Conference to be held on January 15 and 16, 2004 at the Grand Casino Convention Center at Tunica, Mississippi.

  • No-till acceptance disappointing. Johnson, Charles // Corn & Soybean Digest Exclusive Insight;11/19/2013, p1 

    The article expresses the disappointment of farmer Bill Richards with the current acceptance of no-tillage among U.S. farmers. It provides a background on an experiment conducted by Richards on what is now called as the strip-till farming method. It highlights the efforts of Richards as leader...

  • Strip-till: fall or spring? Winsor, Susan // Corn & Soybean Digest;Aug2014, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p38 

    The article discusses the importance of considering several factors including soil health, equipment functionality as well as manpower, to strip building during the spring or the fall. Topics covered include the impact of strip-till on soil erosion as well as effects of early spring...

  • Strip-till's profit boost. Pocock, John // Apply;Dec2005, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p24 

    The article focuses on the strip-till services that agricultural retailers and custom applicators should offer to farmers. Strip-till is a soil conservation system used by farmers that integrates the best features of no-till and conventional tillage. The benefits of the practice are also...

  • GO NO-TILL. LEE, CHRISTY COUCH // Corn & Soybean Digest;Nov2011, Vol. 71 Issue 10, p24 

    The article shares ways from no-till veterans on how no-till growers can improve their soil and profits. Some of the advantages of no-till include erosion control, improved soil quality, and reduced horsepower requirement. Growers who are transitioning to no-till may encounter several issues...

  • SOIL WARMER. MORRISON, LIZ // Corn & Soybean Digest;Dec2012, Vol. 72 Issue 11, p48 

    The article focuses on the practice by farmers of shallow vertical tillage which successfully manages an increased amount of corn residue with the least amount of tillage. Mounds of sturdy stover result from higher corn populations and yields, stronger stalks and increased years of continuous...

  • Conservation-tillage conference set.  // Southeast Farm Press;11/19/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 26, p7 

    Presents information on the 7th annual National Conservation Tillage Cotton and Rice Conference to be held on January 15-16, 2003 at the Grand Casino Convention Center at Tunica, Misssissippi. Sponsor of the event; Topics to be discussed; Schedule of events.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics