Making Cover Crops Work on 10,000 No-Tilled Acres

From continuing education to effective communication, Anson Family Farms co-owner Mark Anson shares tips for managing cover crops on a large-scale operation.

Three years ago, Monroe City, Ind., no-tiller Mark Anson had a life-changing experience.

Tired of farming hard, compacted soils, the co-owner of Anson Family Farms was on the brink of retirement when he attended the Soils Quality Conference in Evansville, Ind.

Presentations from no-till and cover-crop authorities like David Brandt, Ray Archuleta and Hans Kok convinced Anson to change the way he was farming.

“Mother Nature has it correct, and farming operations must learn from…

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Laura barrera

Laura Barrera

Laura Barrera is the former managing editor of No-Till Farmer and Conservation Tillage Guide magazines. Prior to joining No-Till Farmer, she served as an assistant editor for a greenhouse publication. Barrera holds a B.A. in magazine journalism from Ball State University.


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