One way farmers are able to preserve soil structure between growing seasons is through the use of cover crops. What’s going on in the ground?
Planning, Planning, and More Planning
The story of modern agriculture combines sophisticated knowledge, sophisticated technology, and sophisticated decision making. Even so, much of the success in any given year relies on factors that are out of the farmer’s control. Weather, the availability of local storage and processing options, and fluctuations in commodity prices can all have a drastic impact on a farmer’s year.