TITLE

Continuous no-till is goal for West Texas cotton and grain farm

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;2/18/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 6, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a sustainable and productive agricultural system in the cotton and grain farm in the West Texas farm of R. N. Hopper and Ronnie Hopper. It says the two system components include soil management and residue management. It notes that the reduced tillage system improves residue management but not the soil structure. It refers crop mix as the solution for improving soil structure along with spreading the planting and harvesting season of the crops and irrigation acreage.
ACCESSION #
48408022

 

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