The Agricultural Supply Chain: Planting The Farm Field

May 8, 2016

PACKWOOD — The unpredictability of Iowa’s weather is never more apparent than springtime when farmers need a few consecutive days without rain to plant.

 

As with most years, Brent Adam, a Richland farmer, is used to waiting and watching the weather forecast, studying the soil, counting on a little luck and, perhaps above all, relying on his farmer’s intuition.

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