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NEW HAMPTON, Iowa (AP) - To Tom and Irene Frantzen, the mountain of corn cobs sitting in their hoop building are a valuable commodity. For most farmers, cobs are mostly a waste product, providing organic material for soil. The Frantzens, of rural New...
LEXINGTON — The USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service in Kentucky is encouraging landowners, farmers and producers to visit their local NRCS office now to receive information and apply for conservation technical assistance and possible...
AMES, Iowa - Proper management of furnace and ventilation controller settings in hog buildings can reduce propane and electricity costs. A new publication from Iowa State University Extension and Outreach illustrates the impact controller settings can...
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Spring is here and, not surprisingly, diesel prices are trending upward. Taking time to implement a few simple management techniques can reduce farm fuel consumption and keep machinery running smoothly. Even with an established tillage strategy, it...
Tractor operations represent a significant portion of annual on-farm fuel costs. Rising fuel prices present a challenge for farmers as they prepare for spring field work. A new publication from Iowa State University Extension illustrates the “shift up,...
USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is expanding last year's initiative to conduct and implement energy audits. The On-Farm Energy Audit/Implementation Initiative will help farmers and ranchers conduct energy audits and improve their...
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