ARGENTINA Epicentre of the direct-drilling movement, Argentina has a long history of no-till success. That success was further bolstered by the mid-1990s introduction of Roundup resistant GM maize and soya to the point where nearly 100% of the country’s arable area is now direct-drilled. After a long period of stagnant production and productivity, starting in the early 1970s, a number of independent but interconnected events fostered a new technological cycle that encouraged rapid growth in cereal and oilseed production. Zero […]