A new free online course from the Organic Farming Research Foundation equips southern producers with the knowledge to increase soil health.
Borrowing from the Past? Grain Mixes for Climate Resilience
New research is revealing how an old practice – planting grain mixes in the same field, as a polyculture – can enhance climate resilience.
Running out of Vets?
Farm country is running out of vets, according to a new report. The same publication also offers suggestions on how to reverse the trend.
Guide to Small-Scale Poultry Processing
ATTRA’s guide to small-scale poultry processing regulations offers valuable information for anyone considering a meat poultry enterprise.
President’s Note – Blueberries
The Kerr Center is planting a large number of highbush and rabbiteye blueberry varieties to evaluate for eastern Oklahoma.
Forest for the Trees? Scientists Advise End to Burning Wood for Electricity
Hundreds of scientists recently published a letter urging world leaders to move away from using wood for both heat and electricity.
President’s Note: Cover Crop Timing
Timing in planting a fall cover crop is critical for both coverage over the winter and biomass production the following spring.
Neighbors Helping Neighbors Project: Signup Deadline Dec. 15
December 15 is the signup deadline for the Neighbors Helping Neighbors program, to address concerns related to the poultry industry.
Insects Declining – But Damaging More Plants than Ever
Insects have been declining rapidly – but insect pests are still damaging more crops than ever, says newly published research.
Presidents Note: Avoiding Parasite Resistance
Through grazing management and limiting the use of de-wormers, we hope we can control parasite loads and decrease parasite resistance.