“WSU’s Aaron Esser Has the Second Best Job in Agriculture” Podcast

Episode 144 of Wheat All About It! titled, “WSU’s Aaron Esser Has the Second Best Job in Agriculture” features WSU extension agronomist Aaron Esser.

Join Scott and Aaron as they go through a tour of the 340 acre Wilke Research and Extension Farm. The Wilke farm is WSU’s only research facility in Eastern Washington’s intermediate production zone—12 to 16 inches of precipitation. It’s other claim to fame is a budget that depends entirely on crop sales to operate, a circumstance that causes Esser to do everything possible to earn a positive return on investment as he uses large strips to evaluate three and four year rotations on productivity, and weed and disease pressure.

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