Effect of Tillage Systems on Proso Millet Production1

  title={Effect of Tillage Systems on Proso Millet Production1},
  author={Randy L. Anderson and John F. Shanahan and B. W. Greb},
Proso millet (Panicum miliaceum L.) is well-adapted for the Central Great Plains and could be planted in a winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)-millet-fallow rotation, resulting in two crops in 3 yr. To determine the most suitable tillage system for proso millet production within this rotation, seven tillage management systems were evaluated over a 6-yr period (1972-1977). The research was conducted on a mesic Pachic Arguistill soil on the Central Great Plains Research Station near Akron, CO… CONTINUE READING