An accurate estimate of plant population per acre can be obtained by counting using a formula and this graphic.
Learn how to plant sustainable, high quality corn for the best yields.
When planting corn, it’s important to understand best practices for your highest yields.
There are several basic methods and many variations of ways to till the soil and prepare a good seedbed for corn planting. An ideal seedbed is warm, moist, well aerated but firm soil.
Many organic farmers are accused of overtilling the soil. Tillage is used for pre-plant soil preparation, as a means of managing weeds, and as a method of incorporating fertilizers, crop residue, and soil amendments. Now, armed with new technologies and tools based on sound biological principles, organic producers can begin to reduce or even eliminate […]