Crop guide helps answer questions

Bechman, Tom J.
March 2011
Indiana Prairie Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 185 Issue 3, p5
The article offers information and brief explanations on several problems related to farm management in the U.S. Problems include the proper way of managing agricultural residue, the growth stages of soybeans, and the response of corn to temperature. Also discussed are the questions related to soil fertility and the growth ability of corns.


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