Ground Work

Conservation for the Future of the Family Farm

USSEC Staff Writer

USSEC Staff Writer

U.S. Soybean Export Council

National Geographic recently profiled the conservation efforts U.S. corn growers take to preserve the land for the next generation. Nine out of ten U.S. farms are family owned, and many farmers grow soybeans and other crops in addition to corn. Here, a 6th generation Iowa farmer shares a few of his sustainable farming practices.

Photo courtesy of National Geographic