12/16/2014 Education Kerr Center for Sustainable Agriculture SIGN UP for E-Field Notes: Kerr Center Newsletter Information to help you be successful and sustainable! Keep up with Kerr Center Farm and Ranch, public events, publications, videos: sign up for our monthly e-newsletter, E-Field Notes. Sign up for E-newsletter Related Articles George Kuepper Retires Posted On 07/11/2016 George Kuepper was Horticulture Manager at the Kerr Center for Sustainable Agriculture from 2008 through his retirement earlier this year. President’s Note: Book Review: Water in Plain Sight Posted On 07/17/2018 I just completed reading the book Water in Plain Sight, by Judith Schwartz. I found the overall message interesting, but feel that science has not… New Studies: Cover Crops Insure Soils against Extreme Weather; Crop Rotations Boost Beneficial Soil Microbes Posted On 07/02/2015 Two new studies show the beneficial effects of both cover crops and crop rotation on soil health and quality. These practices boost beneficial soil microbes and enhance the soil’s ability to withstand weather extremes like drought and flooding.