Maria Cox is a sixth generation grain, livestock, and hay farmer from White Hall, Ill. She has been farming with her family since 2012, and also has experience in grain marketing and crop insurance. She holds a M.S. in Agricultural Economics from Purdue University and a B.S. in Agribusiness from the University of Illinois. You can find her online at www.coxlandandcattleinc.com and twitter @mariacoxfarm.
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Even when the sky appears to be falling, be prepared to hedge risk and act on opportunities.
Planes and helicopters above fields make good photo opportunities, but I'm not sold on yield benefits just yet.