Like many farmers, Rob Stout hopes his operation will be viable for generations to come. With the future in mind that means focusing on sustainability today.
When wallets are stretched it can be difficult to try something new, such as cover crops. However, in the long term, soil health benefits can turn into yield and profit
Grassroots program helps farmers find ways to adopt conservation practices.
Managing multiple production systems is the last step to precision farming
In 2020 farmers stand under the growing pressure from customers, suppliers, and policy-makers. This ever-growing food demand forces the agriculture industry to seek newer ways to improve the production technology.
Starting no-till, cover cropping or any other conservation-minded practice takes time, research and effort, and for farmers who rent land, it might not seem worth it when the land could
Farmers took PP on 20 million acres. This unprecedented event had farmers looking for solutions, something to offset erosion, suppress weeds and stop fallow field syndrome. For many that meant