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Internship Opportunity

Mar 17 •

River Country Cooperative is offering paid internships to students seeking a bachelor’s degree in agriculture. Over the course of the summer, you will be gaining knowledge with precision agriculture programs through such as variable rate fertilizer, soil sampling, and nitrogen programs. You will also learn about our products through daily observations. Qualifications: Current full time student seeking […]

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Seed Pickup Days March 27-30, 2017

Mar 16 •

Spring is almost here, which means it is time to pick up your seed! You are invited to come pick up your seed March 27- 30, 2017 from 8:30 to 4:00 at the Randolph location. Lunch will be served from 11:30-1:00 daily. If you have already picked up your seed or had it delivered, you are […]

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Importance of Pre- Herbicides

Feb 6 •

Source: Bayer Chemical Company With the number of herbicide resistant weeds growing in the United States, and slowly creeping up to our neck of the woods; scientists believe that the best option we have is using a no tolerance rule, or using pre-herbicides with residuals and multiple modes of action.  This will give the fields […]

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Five Reasons Why You Should Add Cover Crops to Your Rotation

Nov 30 •

When it comes to planning a crop rotation, cover crops are not usually part of the conversation, but Johnny Hunter of Avert, Missouri says perhaps they should be. “We’ve found cover crops offer many advantages,” Hunter says. “We started incorporating cover crops into our fields in 2013 and we’re now covering more than half of […]

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