Blogs Tagged planting cover crops

  1. He Was Growing Cover Crops Before Covers Were Cool

    Iowa lost one of its pioneers in sustainable agriculture, Dick Thompson, co-founder of Practical Farmers of Iowa, who died Aug. 17 at age 81.


  2. Families Growing Our Food: Rebuilding the Land After Floods

    I visited Scott Olson right after Missouri River flood waters receded in 2011, and again at harvest a year later.


  3. Can't Plant? Put Your Empty Fields To Good Use

    Cover crops and conservation practice construction can be an option for farmers unable to plant corn or soybeans this spring.