March 7, 2016

Preparing for corn planting around the world

This time of year, farmers are preparing and planning for planting their upcoming corn crop. They are carefully considering the weather, the soil moisture, the prices and the markets. Farmers around the world are doing the same thing.

Here is a video tour of preparing and planting around the world - obviously from different times of the year as the southern and northern hemispheres have different growing seasons. Notice the difference in landscape, machinery and technology!

Corn planting in Cambodia (Southeast Asia, click here for map):


Preparing for corn planting in Croatia (Eastern Europe, click here for map):

No-till planting in heavy residue in Brazil (South America, click here for map): 

Corn planting in the U.S.:

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