Published Jan 2, 2015

The Practical Farmer: Winter 2015

In This Issue

Protecting Cash Crops: What Method Is Best?
A change in the market in 2014 saw prices for corn and soybeans drop – even as production costs remain high. What does this mean for conventional, non-GMO corn and beans – and can they pay for your cover crops?

Can Iowa Farmers Meet Niche Pork Demand?
Demand for niche porks continues to grow. Read advice from experts on how to tap into this growing market opportunity.

Your Legacy
What do you want for the future of your farmland? Read what matters most to several PFI members.

Soybean Harvest: Griffieon Family Farm
In this pictorial essay, see how bringing in the beans is a family affair.