Black Hawk County, Iowa, farmer Nick Meier is interested in the on- and off-farm benefits of 4R Plus practices.
Shawn Richmond, environmental services director at the Agribusiness Association of Iowa, encourages farmers to consider the 4R Plus practices that address their unique situations.
Edge-of-field practices provide farmers with immediate gratification because the water-quality benefits are quickly measurable.
Learn how farmers are working with state agencies through cost share programs to improve soil health and water quality.
Wayne Fredericks believes cover crops can make a dramatic difference in keeping nutrients and soil on farms and out of the waterways. Learn more…