When do we start seeding?

If you ask a farmer when or why they started seeding, the answer is often: “I don’t know, I just do . . .” In all honesty there is more thought that goes into the…

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How does trade affect me?

I recently worked with Farmers for Free Trade┬áto shoot a national ad focused on the importance of trade. The group bought ad space in on networks President Trump is known to watch as well as…

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Soil Health and Farmers

I recently asked what readers wanted to know about farming. One of the most common questions was why are we a tillage v. no till and cropping decisions. I decided to lump them together so…

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Why don’t we save seed?

Several years ago rumors started flying on social media and in certain news publications that farmers are not allowed to save seed, “Big Ag” dictated to them the type of seeds they could utilize and…

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Agriculture’s Hidden Crisis

Agriculture across the world is struggling with a hidden mental health crisis that is devastating farm families around the globe: suicide, depression, and anxiety plague the world’s food providers. This issue is certainly not new…

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