How do you make a farm or ranch more sustainable? There is no single answer, but Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education's eight episode video series “What is Sustainable Agriculture” highlights some common practices farmers and ranchers across the country use to improve profitability, quality of life and environmental stewardship. These videos will be shared monthly.

Episode 1: A Whole-Farm Approach to Sustainability

This epsisode takes a look at the whole farm approach to sustainability and illustrates how cover crops, conservation tillage, ecological pest management, grazing, water conservation and other practices can improve the health and resilience of production systems.  CLICK HERE to view the video.

Episode 2: Cover Crops and Soil Health

In this episode we look at the importance of healthy soils and the positive impact of cover crops.  CLICK HERE to view the video.

 

Do you want to learn more about sustainable agriculture?  Visit the SARE website by CLICKING HERE.