Producer looks to the future with an eye on innovation

Vogt, Willie
March 2011
Indiana Prairie Farmer;Mar2011, Vol. 185 Issue 3, p14
The article focuses on the innovative efforts of farmer Bill Couser to improve his farming business in the U.S. It discusses the move of Couser of converting corn kernel into a coproduct that can help his farm produce fuel, feed, food and fertilizer. It offers information on the techniques used by the farmer to manage livestock manure for maximum benefit to his farm and the environment. Also explored is Couser's application of natural systems for livestock waste control.


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