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  • Sustainable farming minimizes plowing

    Would You Keep Your Plow or Switch to No-Till?

    Nov 13, 13 • 284 Views • Businesses, Demand, Supply, and Markets, Developing Economies, Economic Debates, Economic Growth, Economic History, Economic Thinkers, Environment, Government, Innovation, Labor, Regulation, Tech, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    Our story starts during the early 19th century with some unplantable sticky thick sod in the US Midwest. Trying to solve the problem, John Deere, a local blacksmith, developed a steel moldboard plow that could break up the sod, weeds and plant residues....