What Are the 4R Principles?

The 4R nutrient stewardship principles are the same globally, but how they are used locally varies depending on field and site specific characteristics such as soil, cropping system, management techniques and climate.

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Upcoming Ag Shows: MAGIE 2016

Why You Should Attend: The premier outdoor show dedicated to the Illinois farming community, MAGIE is an annual event sponsored by the Illinois Fertilizer & Chemical Association. MAGIE brings together thousands of farmers from Illinois and surrounding states to meet with exhibitors from every corner of agricultural equipment, electronics, services, and more.

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Equipment Spotlight: Salford Valmar 55 Series

Excelling at Cover Crop Application

Salford's Valmar 55 series line of seeders excel at cover crop application.  The 55 series tools quickly and accurately meter a variety of seed and granular product sizes at a range of rates suited for cover crop seeding.  The 55 Series seeders are best known for their value, versatility, and adaptability.  55 series seeders are routinely set up for seeding with tillage implements, heavy harrows, high clearance sprayers, and a variety of other implements allowing producers to accomplish more work with each pass.

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