Will tile drainage pay off?February 20, 2012 - 11:30ambusiness/agriculture
Dwight Aakre can promise that tile drainage in the Red River Valley will pay for itself. Beyond that, his crystal ball is cloudy.
The real question, he said, "Is how long will it take to pay it off? I have no idea of how long. And that should be the more pertinent question that you have."
Aakre, farm management specialist with the North Dakota State University Extension Service, spoke Feb. 16 at the annual International Crop Expo at the...