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This publication provides an overview of farm energy use related to corn and soybean production in Iowa. Three areas of row crop production--field operations, fertilizer and pesticide application, and artificial drying--are used to illustrate on-farm energy consumption.
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Hanna, H. Mark; Sawyer, John E.; and Petersen, Dana, "Farm Energy: Energy consumption for row crop production" (2012). Agriculture and Environment Extension Publications. 201.