Workshop will be at The Roper Mountain Science Center, October 3, 2014, 9 AM – 5 PM
Interested in finding out how to use annual cover crops in your crop rotation? 153 more words
Chances are – this time of year – a picture of your garden would look more like a starving artist painting than a classic masterpiece. 890 more words
On Tuesday, August 19, over 100 area farmers attended an Iowa Learning Farms field day near Klemme. Host Dean Stromer, and his son Will, spoke about their motivation for using strip-till and other conservation practices. 196 more words
This morning I sowed a mix of oats, peas, and radish into a field I ploughed recently.
By doing primary tillage this time of year, I’m giving the soil life time to recover before winter sets in. 76 more words
When anyone asks what the “secret” is to a successful garden – it doesn’t take long for us to get to the topic of cover crops. 781 more words