Full Season Cover Crops Displayed at Paradise Farms Tour


Levi Neuharth, Vice Chairman of the South Dakota Soil Health Coalition, and wife Crystal Neuharth hosted an educational field day at their farm near Fort Pierre on October 4th 2017. Technical personnel and local producers gathered to view full season cover crops which…….

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Creative Tillage: Anthony Bly, SDSU Extension, Soils Field Specialist, Sioux Falls, SD.


In a number of tilled fields this fall there appears to be an awareness of soil health issues, however incorrect. Creative or recreational tillage has been applied to certain upland areas of the field to possibly control rill and gully erosion while not tilling the drainage ways (photo). The thought process behind the tillage pattern used in the picture assumes that water will…..

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