Arkansas Rice Farmer Named 2017 U.S. Sustainable Farmer of the Year

🕔Nov 15, 2017Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture last night announced the recipients of its inaugural 2017 Sustainability Leadership Awards and Arkansas rice farmer Jennifer James was named 2017 Farmer […]

Mississippi: Sustainability Training Workshop, West Point, Nov. 17

🕔Nov 6, 2017The Mississippi State University Extension Service invites producers interested in protecting natural resources on their land to attend an upcoming conservation landowner workshop. The Sustainability Training in Agricultural Resources Systems […]

Indiana: Explore Sustainable Farming Funding Opportunities in Free SARE Webinar, Oct. 20

🕔Oct 6, 2017Are you trying to find a source of funds to use on your farm to compare the sustainability of one production or marketing practice to another? Would some additional funds […]

Indiana: Sustainable Farm Law 101 workshop, Indianapolis, Dec. 6

🕔Oct 5, 2017Have you recently started your own direct-to-consumer farming operation? To learn invaluable information about legal issues related to farming, attend the Purdue Extension Beginning Farmer Workshop – Central Region scheduled […]

Louisiana Rice Farmer Garners National Recognition for Conservation, Stewardship

🕔Sep 27, 2017Coinciding with September National Rice Month, Louisiana rice farmer Christian Richard is being recognized by Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture as their Farmer Spotlight Honoree for his […]

Cover Crops Success Is Encouraging to Farmers Nationwide

🕔Sep 26, 2017Farmers have been successfully incorporating cover crops into their rotations and their enthusiasm for the practice remains high according to a 2016-2017 Cover Crop Survey Annual Report conducted by the […]

Mississippi: Alliance of Sustainable Farms Field Day, Lucedale, Aug. 18

🕔Aug 7, 2017Farmers can learn about free-range livestock rearing and pecan orchard practices during the Aug. 18 Alliance of Sustainable Farms field day. Sweet Grass Pastures in Lucedale will host the event. Topics include […]

Cotton: Wrangler Launches Pilot Program for Sustainable U.S. Supply

🕔May 24, 2017Iconic American denim brand Wrangler today announced the launch of a pilot program to help U.S. cotton farmers reach the next level in sustainable growing practices. The announcement took place at […]

Farm Business: Don’t Delay Making Use of Site-Specific and Real-Time Software

🕔May 8, 2017Margins are tight and additional spending is being very carefully scrutinized. But for those farmers who are profitable, I think delaying the implementation of real-time, site-specific business software is very […]

Mississippi: MSU Programs Promote Sustainable Agriculture

🕔Dec 9, 2016Efforts are underway to inform producers about incentives to encourage sustainable agricultural practices on farms across Mississippi. Implementing sustainable agricultural practices requires short-term investments, and it takes time before producers […]

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