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How does tillage fit into a sustainable future?

A sustainable agriculture research specialist says new tillage equipment can offer some benefits without significant soil disturbance. Michigan State University’s Brook Wilke tells Brownfield each field, and even areas of the field, responds differently to tillage. “Sustainable agriculture can be done with tillage as well,”... Read More.

Black Sea deal faces uncertain future

The Black Sea Grain Initiative is set to expire on Monday and an ag economist says the deal is not likely to be renewed. Jim McCormick with AgMarket.Net says Russian President Vladimir Putin is frustrated with Turkey after it recently agreed to support Sweden’s... Read More.

The future needs growth in ag retail

An ag retail company executive says the industry is going through tremendous change and companies need to consider adapting business models and behaviors to deliver on customer needs. Vice President of Ag Retail for Simplot Grower Solutions Troy Bolt tells Brownfield one of... Read More.

Planting for the future

John Deere go to market manager for planters Lina Pham says Deere recently introduced the new 1725C stackfold planter that comes in several configurations. She tells Brownfield the 1725C is factory equipped with a full agronomic suite to help farmers improve yields and profits.