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NRCS Helps Young Iowa Farmer Plan New Grazing System

Ryan Collins worked with his local NRCS office to implement a rotational grazing system that is providing more forage, keeping livestock healthy, and protecting water quality.

Earthworms Replace Tillage Tools for Oskaloosa Farmer

Southern Iowa farmer Gene DeBruin is replacing costly tillage with the free tillage service provided by earthworms and cover crop roots. The Oskaloosa corn and soybean grower no longer tills his 330 acres of cropland, but instead relies on earthworms for tillage.

Treating Nitrates

Information on how Iowa farmers can reduce nutrient loading into local rivers, streams, and lakes.

Conservation Choices

A Guide to 32 Conservation and Environmental Farming Practices

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The Hope in Healthy Soil...Unlocking the Secrets in the Soil

The new video series exploring how farmers are breathing new life into our soil.

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