John Deere New T series Combine preview

New John Deere W and T-Series combines harvest in record time John Deere’s new W and T-Series combines have undergone a comprehensive redesign for the 2016 harvest. Many components have been changed to achieve the best straw walker combine performance possible, industry wide. The combination of the largest active separation area on the market and … Read more

JD 318,322,332,420,430 Steering Control Valve Leak, Rebuild Tips Tricks

…Continued Pt 3 Another close up pic of the crowfoot wrench tightening a hydro line. In my experience, this is far superior to using a std wrench. Now with all of the lines attached, it’s time to install the last two of four nuts to retain the valve body in place. If you didn’t first … Read more

The Best Alternative Grain Flours to Have in Your Pantry—If There’s Enough to Go Around

The image of rolling, golden wheat fields is quintessential—observed on the flag of Ukraine as well as in Woody Guthrie’s “This Land Is Your Land” lyrics—but 2022 is yielding many damaged or blighted fields. From the ongoing war in Ukraine to the significant drought stretching Across North America, staple grains on which millions rely are … Read more

Opinion: Community and School Gardens Don’t Magically Sprout Bountiful Benefits

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. While it is widely understood magically that community and school gardening have innumerable health, well-being and educational benefits, it’s important to realize these benefits don’t appear when gardens take root. Over past six years, I’ve worked closely with educators, … Read more

Have Farmers Failed to Tell Their Story? – A Year in the Life of a Farmer

Agriculture is in the news in a major way these days. While just a couple of months ago, the big story in agriculture was mass hunger and even starvation due to Russia’s invasion of exporting powerhouse Ukraine, the story has changed in the last few weeks. While the threat of hunger hasn’t diminished in any … Read more