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ROCK PORT, Missouri — In 1972, Cecil DeMott was 20 years old when he received a letter that he had been drafted into the U.S. Army.He says his military training and experience provided him with skills that can be useful in farming. https://t.co/76DKF2l998
THOMPSONVILLE, Ill. — The end of World War II led to the beginning of the farming career of Bob Poole. He served as part of the American occupation force that ran the nation for several years following its surrender in 1945. https://t.co/MKV6Wakq23
Tim Youngquist has a bit of a duel role, just like the prairie strips he promotes serve multiple roles. The strips he works on and promotes are used by farmers to address erosion, wildlife habitat and water quality issues, among other things. https://t.co/N7rhYPqAid
When Matt Boucher started experimenting with cover crops on his Livingston County Illinois farm in 2012, some of his neighbors thought he was crazy, he said. Now people come to him for advice as they try new things. https://t.co/fC78embxVW
COLUMBIA, Mo. — On research farms around the Midwest and at the Danforth Plant Science Center in St. Louis, researchers continue to work to find new crop technology, new ways to grow better crops and even methods to grow the markets for those crops. https://t.co/xMavWkqdDp
VINTON, Iowa — When thinking about his future and eventually retirement, Lance Lillibridge knows he needs to protect his assets. That’s why he’s adamant about making sure he is conserving every last bit of his farm if possible. https://t.co/O3gFcYeqFm