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1 years, 5 months ago
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"There’s not always a lot of discussion around planting soybeans in the same field multiple years in a row, but current commodity prices may be putting some pressure on that rotational strategy. What’s the profit potential of so-called 'second year soybeans'?"
"A trio of University of Wisconsin Extension researchers, including Shawn Conley, Seth Naeve and John Gaska, covered this very topic in the latest UW Extension newsletter."
"'We do not advocate this practice,' they warn, noting that planting soybeans in consecutive seasons is not a best management practice. Nonetheless, they say there are seven strategies farmers that farmers who choose this rotational practice should adopt."
http://www.agweb.com/article/7-strategies-for-second-year-soybeans-naa-ben-potter/