Farmers have long been stewards of the land, quite often serving as its most steadfast guardian, and the benefits of farmland conservation are numerous.
More than 60 specialty crop growers in California have been selected for the American Farmland Trust Stewardship Profiles for implementing exemplary conservation practices on their farms. These profiles are housed on a new interactive webpage that is searchable by crop(s) grown, conservation practices used, and geography. The intention of these profiles is to inform and […]
With #plant17 in progress, the National Corn Growers Association and the American Seed Trade Association want to remind farmers these five basic steps for stewardship of treated seed: Follow Directions: Follow directions on treated seed container labels for handling, storage, planting, and disposal practices. Eliminate Flowering Weeds: Eliminate flowering plants and weeds in and around […]