organic crops http://tspr.org en Dry Weather Could Hurt Cover Crops http://tspr.org/post/dry-weather-could-hurt-cover-crops <p>The USDA has issued a report saying over half of Illinois, and over 80 percent of Iowa is abnormally dry but corn and soybeans are not the only crops at risk if the dry weather continues. Thu, 22 Aug 2013 19:58:12 +0000 Scott Stuntz 39380 at http://tspr.org Dry Weather Could Hurt Cover Crops "Crop Doctor" to Visit WIU Organic Field Day http://tspr.org/post/crop-doctor-visit-wiu-organic-field-day <p>Organic and conventional farming each have advantages. Organic fields don't use synthetic pesticides while conventionally grown crops produce higher yields. Bill Becker disagrees with that second assertion. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 14:39:20 +0000 Scott Stuntz 38483 at http://tspr.org "Crop Doctor" to Visit WIU Organic Field Day