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View From the Cab
Tue Jun 3, 2014 08:58 AM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- In terms of sustaining human life, the top three needs in order of necessity are air, water and food. That's why everyone wants to know what DTN View From the Cab farmers Karen Johnson of Avoca, Iowa, and Jamie Harris of Madison, Fla., are doing, because they control the third priority.

One of the ten crops Jamie, his Dad Jimmy, and brother Jarrod raise at Jimmy Harris Farms, triticale, is an ingredient of multi-grain bread. Triticale is also good as livestock forage, and as a cover crop in no-till systems. ...

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