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A. R. Kusel Farm Page
Farming near Manning -- Carroll county -- SW Iowa
Family Farming in Iowa since 1854

Fall Harvest 2002

May 2002 erosion

South American No-Till Boom

German farmer tour June 13, 2001

Voluntary change or EPA regulations?

Kusel Farming History - 1930s to 1970s

1990s -- The decade of erosion

Water Infiltration test (Tillage vs No-Till)

No-Till & Earthworms

Satellite Imagery, Yield maps and Arc View

Analyzing yield with ISPAID

Why we NO-Till

Using DTN Earthscan Satellite imagery in farming

We are losing our Conifers!!

A look at the 1975 to 1977 drought

1999 spring erosion and fighting it with CRP filter strips. 1999 erosion

Tracking Nightcrawlers with GPS

Healing the farm land with No-Till & the Dirt Scraper

Fall Strip Till & Anhydrous application

Antique & Modern Farm Equipment

Leet/Hassler farm near Manning on National Register

Click farm picture for more information.

Directions & maps to our farm

The 1990s. The Decade of the Midwest Floods.


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