Trials test grass and corn as roommates

With Iowa farmland at $8,500 per acre and corn at US$3.25 per bushel, squeezing out more per acre is the goal

Farmers in a corn and soybean rotation have long recognized the benefit of a cover crop to prevent erosion, but their cover crop seeding window typically slams shut before harvest is complete. This soil erosion dilemma is compounded by the fact that corn stover is removed from the field be-cause of its dollar value as […] Read more