5 Agriculture stories to read, July 24, 2015
Robert Harvey left and Jason Hart of the local NRCS office found plenty of worms in his cereal rye cover crop field in midApril Harveyrsquos primary goals are to save soil and build organic matter
5 Agriculture stories to read, July 17, 2015
John Traub right who farms in the Indian Creek Watershed in east central Illinois discusses his conservation experiences with others to educate farmers about what works in local settings
Gaylord Jones Woolstock Iowa and his grandson Rory Sterling worked with the Iowa Soybean Association the Sand County Foundation and other conservation organizations to restore a siltedin oxbow on White Fox Creek in north central Iowa The oxbow provides critical fish and wildlife habitat and flood control and helps clean up drainage water Tile water from two nearby outlets flows into the restored oxbow which acts like a wetland to remove nitrates and phosphorus
5 Agriculture stories to read, July 10, 2015
5 Agriculture stories to read, July 3, 2015
Farmer survey shows cover crop value
5 Agriculture stories to read, June 26, 2015
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