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PrecisionSampling™ Zones in FieldFusion

The ideal zones for soil sampling should represent all the important soil features that drive nutrient use, loss and storage--soil texture, organic matter, slope and curvature, and the soil profile. Those features are included in new...

1,000 Dutch Fields in Three Years

Why do Dutch farmers value their soil? Perhaps it’s because many of their fields are relatively small, protected by dykes that hold back the sea. Maybe it’s because  they grow high-value crops such as vegetables, flower bulbs, and sugar...

Problem Solver in the Land of Lincoln

Josh Glendenning started Soil Werx, a drainage and precision ag business in 2015 with one goal in mind: solve grower problems. His area near Byron IL has a wide range of soils, from poorly drained heavy clays to sand. Pattern tiling designs and...