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Planning to Plant Into CRP In 2013? Consider Sunflowers!

The following article points out some interesting benefits of planting to sunflowers in former CRP (Conservation Reserve Program) land in the U.S. It’s on page 12 of the digital version. Pay special attention to the part covering tillage. If your … Continue reading

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Research: Soil C & N on CRP Lands on Short Grass Prairie

Interesting organic carbon and nitrogen research on the Short Grass Steppe of the Colorado plains. It’s interesting to speculate outcomes if conservation grazing practices had been used instead of “long-term moderate summer grazing” (and on CRP?). Including grazing practices would add another variable but, … Continue reading

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