TITLE

No-till farmer replaces iron with precision technology

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;11/19/2009, Vol. 36 Issue 22, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers insights from agriculturist Dietrich Kastens who had been replacing iron with technology on the Northwest Kansas farm that he operates. He said that some farmers set back the adoption of technology due to possible "mental overload" while getting up to speed. He suggests that farm managers must not ignore the new technology just because of its cost or training requirements for it will help accomplish their goals.
ACCESSION #
45666533

 

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