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Column: Clean water requires covered land
February 22, 2016 - 5:25pm
November 12, 2015
Area farmers survey cover crop success on one of Jerry Ackermann’s fields near Sioux Valley Tuesday morning. The Cover Crop Conversation was hosted by the Heron Lake Watershed District. (Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe)
Cashing in on cover crops: Benefits range from better drainage and weed control to livestock forage
November 12, 2015 - 9:38pm
August 19, 2015
Iowa Soybean Association Environmental Programs Director Roger Wolf speaks about water issues Wednesday at Dakotafest in Mitchell at the South Dakota Soybean Association tent. Marcus Traxler/Forum News Service
Iowa, S.D. soybean growers find common ground: Water issues, cover crops create link between neighbors
August 19, 2015 - 8:58pm
March 11, 2014
Stephanie McLain, Nobles County NRCS District Conservationist, presents a soil infiltration demonstration Tuesday during a Cover Crops Workshop at Minnesota West Community and Technical College, Worthington campus. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Cover Crops workshop draws crowd
March 11, 2014 - 8:59pm
February 26, 2014
Minnesota West instructor Rolf Mahlberg (left), Missouri River Watershed Coordinator Chessa Frahm and NRCS Technician Dawn Madison show some of the cover crops that are growing in the greenhouse at Minnesota West. The crops will be displayed during a Cover Crops Workshop March 11 in Worthington. Julie Buntjer/Daily Globe
Workshop to draw more interest in cover crops
February 26, 2014 - 9:48pm