TITLE

Prevent planter sidewall compaction

AUTHOR(S)
VOGEL, JOHN
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Indiana Prairie Farmer;May2013, Vol. 187 Issue 5, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on farmer David Wolfskill and DuPont Pioneer field agronomist Darren Goebel, who know about the potential for sidewall compaction in no-tilled seed trenches.
ACCESSION #
87620883

 

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