TITLE

Sunflowers add diversity to northeast Texas grain farm

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;8/5/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 16, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the sunflowers planted by farmers Chad Wetzel and Bruce Wetzel on their Grayson County, Texas farm in the spring of 2010. They believe that sunflowers could offer them a much better profit opportunity than corn. They find that putting sunflowers on the lighter soils benefits them as they can improve productivity and concentrate corn on heavier land.
ACCESSION #
52933232

 

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