4 Results for 'Iowa State University'

NPR – TRANSPORTATION DISTANCE EFFECTS ON APPLICATION COSTS IN TWO DIFFERENT LIQUID MANURE TRANSPORT AND APPLICATION SYSTEMS

Abstract Manure application costs were evaluated for tank wagon applicators (TWA) and drag line applicators (DLA) for transport distance increments of 1.6, 3.2, 4.8, 6.4, and 8.0 km. Certain fixed and variable costs were analyzed for three application rates of ...Read More

NPR – TRANSPORTATION DISTANCE EFFECTS ON APPLICATION COSTS IN TWO DIFFERENT LIQUID MANURE TRANSPORT AND APPLICATION SYSTEMS

Abstract: Face-to-face farm management education continues to be an important part of U.S. Extension efforts, but websites are critical components of outreach portfolios. Websites provide access to research based information that may either be time-sensitive or durable. Electronic newsletters also ...Read More

NPR – DELIVERING FARM MANAGEMENT EDUCATION THROUGH NEW MEDIA

The aging farm population, the need for replacement farmers for those who are or will retire, beginning farmer schemes and farm family business succession planning have been and continue to be issues that are receiving a great deal of attention ...Read More

NPR – What’s It Worth If You Stay On The Farm (p236-243)

Introduction: River Ridge Land and Cattle Company is located in the Blue Ridge mountain range in the South West Virginia. Many of the farms in this area have been in the same family for more than generations and the farming ...Read More