Orthman Agronomist Goes Underground

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Published September 18, 2008 | By admin


How well did your roots do this year?


Mike Petersen, our agronomist is digging again to better determine what happened below the soil surface in our corn fields at the Orthman Research Farm. This year has been cool, wet and shy of heat units – Mike is looking to see what happened to the root systems.


Take a look at the image and check out the multiple roots growing down an old decaying root from 2007.




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