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Jimmy Emmons, a 3rd generation Oklahoma farmer, describes the benefits of no-till farming combined with a soil health program. Jimmy explains how no-till farming uses less water, fits within the natural water cycle and reduces nutrient run-off and soil loss. You will be amazed as Jimmy explains the results of his conversion of his farmland to the no-till method with soil healthy practices.
In this session, you’ll learn about:
Jimmy’s background and why he switched to no till farming The natural water cycle on the prairie Why cover crops are an important piece of the ag water puzzle Why and how traditional farming method practitioners view cover crops How yields are impacted by the conversion to no till farming and soil health practices How farm equipment manufacturers are reacting to the increased use of no till farming