strip tillage

Thus the nickname, Dr Dirt!

Agronomist Mike Petersen gets down and dirty. Click to view larger.



We aren’t sure exactly what he’s doing, but agronomist and soil aficionado Mike Petersen was AGAIN caught in the dirt at the Orthman Research Farm! Mike and farm manager Mark Griffith are strip-tilling and prepping for the 2012 test plots and research taking place in south-central Nebraska.