Illinois Grower Takes Strip-Till Plunge

When Jason Lay attended a conference last year, he was amazed by the level of interest in strip-till. “I personally talked with eight producers who had strip-till bars on order,” says Lay, who farms 2,700 acres roughly 3 miles west of Normal, Ill. “Strip-till is a lot further along than it was even 2 years

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Create Your Own No-TIll Business Plan

Efficiency is only your price of admission to the future, but how you differentiate yourself is what matters most. Looking down the road five years, what is your no-till operation going to look like? Perhaps you see yourself farming more land, adopting precision farming technology or growing specialty crops. It’s not an easy question, but

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