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Fertilizer Costs and Benefits

In view of rising fertilizer prices, what should our fertilizer program look like? Are there products other than high analysis NPK blends that we should consider, such as manure or compost? Continue reading

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Increased Yeilds and Profits with Humified Compost: One Farmer’s Story

For most people, compost is seen as the domain of small scale agriculture while large scale, monocrop agriculture is completely dependent upon petroleum derived N-P-K.  One Midwestern farmer, we will call him Alvin to protect his anonymity, is breaking this … Continue reading

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