NAME: John C. Johnson
LOCATION: Stewartstown, Pa.
YEARS NO-TILLING: 37
ACRES: 1,000 C
ROPS: Corn, soybeans, wheat and alfalfa hay
Cover cropping may be a modern buzz term, but it’s a concept I first witnessed back in the late 1940s. I’m the fifth generation of my family to farm both sides of the Mason-Dixon line between Pennsylvania and Maryland, and was fortunate enough to watch both my father and grandfather work the…