Iowa farmers interested in reducing soil erosion, improving water quality, and creating wildlife habitat on their land have until Oct. 17 to be considered for funding through USDA’s Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) for fiscal year 2015.
A 39-year farming veteran split from his past farming practices to use less fertilizer and improve crop health and yield performance.
Internet research led Pocahontas County farmer Mark Korte to plant 500 acres of tillage radishes as a preventive planting crop last summer after wet fields ruined his cash crop.
A guide to help you understand responsibilities in all phases of conservation practice construction.
After five years researching cover crops, Guthrie County farmer Don McCool aerial seeded cereal rye on 420 acres on his cropland near Bayard on Sept. 9, 2013, and he saw immediate soil health benefits, including more root mass to feed microorganisms
Date: Nov 16, 2014
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