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Which Pumpkins to Pick?

Which pumpkins to pick? This heirloom pumpkin variety demonstration can help – and it includes observations on no-till organic farming.

Researchers Find Water Conservation Solutions in Cover Crops

via Southern SARE:

In a two-year graduate student study at Texas Tech University, funded through the Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SSARE) program, winter cover crops – specifically rye – helped build healthy soils while preserving precious water for summer crops in minimally tilled forage-based grazing systems.