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    Jarrod Hart United States, OH, Lancaster

    Job Title: Client Solutions Project Manager
    About: I am excited to discover Agfuse. My passion for farming has followed me and supported my career path. I am a licensed engineer that spent my years in the civil design in northern Virginia and am now moving to Ohio in search of a small farm to raise my family. My current company's focus is compliance with Clean Water Act and this will be even a bigger topic with Lake Erie designated impaire
    Interests: Corn, Vegetables, Beef, Poultry, Swine, Ag Policy, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Eric Hurlock United States, PA, Lancaster

    Interests: Sorghum, Other Interests

    Kevin Bowman United States, PA, Lancaster

    Interests: Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Swine, Cover Crops, Ag Policy, Precision Agriculture

    The Advantages of Subsurface Drip Irrigation in Corn Production

    By Mario Petkovski

    Published Sep 9, 2020 

    What is Subsurface Drip Irrigation?Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI) is a way of irrigating crops through plastic tubes placed under the soil surface. The tubes have droplet emitters with even spacings, similar to the drip system located on the soil surface. There are different pipe arrangement variations, but the pipes are usually placed at a distance of 38 to 84 and at a depth of 6 to 10 below the soil surface. In the United States, SDI is widely used to irrigate annual crops; elsewhere, the irrigation system is popularly used for orchards and other perennials... , Lancaster S...

    Categories: Corn, Irrigation, Precision Agriculture

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    Too many farmer's markets?

    By John Moody

    Published Jun 4, 2018 

    As I mentioned a few weeks back, some segments of ag are in the midst of challenges and changes... “Meet me at the Market has for decades been a phrase commonly heard by Lancaster citizens. In 1730, when city planners designed the city they designated a 120 square foot lot in the center of town as a public market place giving birth to the Lancaster Central Market... The buying and selling of fresh, local produce, meats and baked goods was so essential to daily life - especially in a market town like Lancaster - that from 1818 until after World War I several curb markets sprung up around the town as well... “ Meet Me at the Market - The Evolution of a Farmers Market | USDA What better time than National Farmers Market Week to explore the history of farmers markets in the United States? Farmers markets are a critical ingredient to our nation’s food system, and date back to 1730 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in the United...

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  • John Lancaster

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    Jarrod Hart United States, OH, Lancaster

    Job Title: Client Solutions Project Manager
    About: I am excited to discover Agfuse. My passion for farming has followed me and supported my career path. I am a licensed engineer that spent my years in the civil design in northern Virginia and am now moving to Ohio in search of a small farm to raise my family. My current company's focus is compliance with Clean Water Act and this will be even a bigger topic with Lake Erie designated impaire
    Interests: Corn, Vegetables, Beef, Poultry, Swine, Ag Policy, Timber, Marketing, Agribusiness

    Eric Hurlock United States, PA, Lancaster

    Interests: Sorghum, Other Interests

    Kevin Bowman United States, PA, Lancaster

    Interests: Soybeans, Wheat, Beef, Dairy, Swine, Cover Crops, Ag Policy, Precision Agriculture

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  • The Advantages of Subsurface Drip Irrigation in Corn Production

    By Mario Petkovski

    Published Sep 9, 2020 

    What is Subsurface Drip Irrigation?Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI) is a way of irrigating crops through plastic tubes placed under the soil surface. The tubes have droplet emitters with even spacings, similar to the drip system located on the soil surface. There are different pipe arrangement variations, but the pipes are usually placed at a distance of 38 to 84 and at a depth of 6 to 10 below the soil surface. In the United States, SDI is widely used to irrigate annual crops; elsewhere, the irrigation system is popularly used for orchards and other perennials... , Lancaster S...

    Categories: Corn, Irrigation, Precision Agriculture

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    Too many farmer's markets?

    By John Moody

    Published Jun 4, 2018 

    As I mentioned a few weeks back, some segments of ag are in the midst of challenges and changes... “Meet me at the Market has for decades been a phrase commonly heard by Lancaster citizens. In 1730, when city planners designed the city they designated a 120 square foot lot in the center of town as a public market place giving birth to the Lancaster Central Market... The buying and selling of fresh, local produce, meats and baked goods was so essential to daily life - especially in a market town like Lancaster - that from 1818 until after World War I several curb markets sprung up around the town as well... “ Meet Me at the Market - The Evolution of a Farmers Market | USDA What better time than National Farmers Market Week to explore the history of farmers markets in the United States? Farmers markets are a critical ingredient to our nation’s food system, and date back to 1730 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in the United...

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  • Posted By Dairy Farming
    Jun 19, 2019 

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/news/main_edition/why-we-still-believe-in-dairy/article_d3722286-586d-59a9-bf43-6ee9fb1f46da.html

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    Posted By Cover Crops
    Mar 18 

    "Even though we had decent cover crop planting conditions last fall, you may have a field or two that didnt get seeded. You might be asking if itd be worthwhile to plant cover crops in the spring. There are certainly some scenarios that would make sense if you can work them into your cropping plans in the next few weeks." - @Steve Groff
    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/field_crops/strategies-for-successful-spring-planted-cover-crops/article_54c7a0f7-8fcc-59b5-a25d-b424347d05a8.html

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    Posted By Cover Crops
    Jan 28 

    "I believe there are some clear barriers that, if understood, will pave the way for still more cover crop adoption in the decades ahead." - @Steve Groff  

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/news/columnists/7-barriers-to-increased-cover-crop-adoption/article_6654f0f2-e82e-58d9-8267-45069e1097ff.html

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    Posted By Cover Crops
    Jun 8, 2020 

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/soil/cover-crops-and-c-n-ratios/article_4bd3ef95-6c60-50de-805d-38607f544550.html
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    Posted By Cover Crops
    Mar 19, 2020 

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/soil/do-cover-crops-pay/article_c555a09f-7559-58e6-80aa-c535f1df12fc.html
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    Posted By Cover Crops
    Jan 8, 2019 

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/soil/five-emerging-cover-crop-trends-for/article_bee42ac0-b56c-5e6b-abc4-2a087de3d36d.html
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    Posted By Dairy Farming
    May 26 

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/beef/dairy-farmers-could-increase-revenue-by-crossbreeding-dairy-with-beef/article_cbf54b7c-2dca-5da1-94ee-0512bd626506.html
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    Posted By Cover Crops
    Mar 23 

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/field_crops/finding-the-right-mix-of-cover-crops/article_c85f143f-1be5-5331-8d74-d2ccd701d619.html

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    Posted By Cattle Group
    Mar 31 

    https://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/livestock/getting-ready-for-the-2021-grazing-season/article_9d82fa46-7006-5377-b4fb-d29b824f92f5.html
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    Posted By Cover Crops
    May 7, 2018 

    http://www.lancasterfarming.com/farming/soil/keys-to-success-for-planting-into-green-cover-crops/article_4e71159a-376c-5b47-8fa9-6b823f1a5905.html
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