What is your favorite commodity to grow?
Corn? soybeans? wheat? cotton? rice? hogs? cattle?chickens? Other?
And why is it your favorite?
I’m doing chickens, turkeys and quail this year.
Cover crops! Cash crops are boring plus the covers help the cash crops.
Pumpkins 🎃 , only drawback is these are very labor intensive. But definitely fun to grow!
Malting Barley. It is a relatively new crop to me so I am learning more each season. It also always me to get a 2nd crop after the barley wh...More
Rice farmer through and through here! I love getting to drive across the countryside here and see all of the flooded acres. It looks like ...More
Alfalfa hay is my favorite crop. When you get it put up right the smell of the hay in the barn is reward enough. The money is good too. Th...More
Popcorn it’s just like raising corn but everyone relates to it. Sweet corn also but it’s more labor-intensive for us.
Soybeans. They have been the moneymaker like raising hogs were in the last century.
Alfalfa in small Square bales. I liked the customers. I Love hay but it doesn't love me back. Government started opening up the CRP every t...More
Sweetcorn! Easy to grow and profitable
Kids cause how it starts out and the government seems to pay well on them.....and practice is always fun but besides that corn since we are ...More
Sugar beets. I enjoy the challenge. We harvest them 24 hrs per day and run a large crew compared to what the same acres of corn would take w...More
Toss up between wheat and canola I'd say. Wheat is maybe more fun to grow but also harder to make money at. Canola in June is always hard on...More
Corn for me.. I’d like to raise beans but were in a corn an cotton zone..sorghum is easy to raise no money in it.. or for anything else righ...More