TITLE

Input prices rising; change your thinking

AUTHOR(S)
Newport, Alan
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Dakota Farmer;May2011, pBP8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights regarding the need for people in the agricultural industry to decrease their dependency on purchased inputs such as diesel fuel and fertilizer, and instead use natural products such as stored forage.
ACCESSION #
61834566

 

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