Healthy Soil Central to Jeanne Elbert's Legacy

Pocahontas farmer Jeanne Elbert and her husband, Troy, consider farming their livelihood, which is why they are using cover crops to help improve the health of their cropland soils.

Powered by Diversity and Healthy Soil, Organic Farm Flourishes

Ron and Maria Vakulskas Rosmann have operated "Farm Sweet Farm," a certified organic farm of 700 acres since 1994. Near Harlan, the farm is home to a remarkable amount of diversity - above and below the ground.

USDA Helps Iraq War Veteran Enhance Conservation On Farm

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is helping Iraq War Veteran Adam Boge improve technology and other efficiencies in his new farming operation, allowing the Ventura farmer to prepare for long-term success in the first full year on his own.

Conservation on Dairy Farm Truly Majestic

Southeast Iowa dairy farmer David Petersen’s manure management projects keep potential contaminates out of two water drainage areas on his farm, ensuring cleaner water downstream to the Cedar, Iowa and Mississippi Rivers.

Spring Split Nitrogen Applications Improves Yields & Environment

A 39-year farming veteran split from his past farming practices to use less fertilizer and improve crop health and yield performance.

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