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June 28, 2022

Celebrating Independence Day, Iowa Style
Every Independence Day, fireworks aren’t the only thing exploding in the western Iowa town Sara Ross calls home.

June 22, 2022

Chaos Gardner or Companion Gardner? Yes and Yes.
Lesley Schmidt and her family brought “chaos” to their shared gardens in Kansas. The results were worth the mysterious wait.

June 7, 2022

From Farmer’s Daughter to Dairy Farmer
As a child, Melissa Hildebrand Reed spent each weekend on her dad’s farm. Little did she know she’d be spending all her days running it ...

May 19, 2022

The Dakota Girls: Helping Each Other One Mile at a Time
Dawn Scheier bikes with a tight-knit group of friends. When somebody is struggling, they come alongside and overcome it together.

May 12, 2022

Yes to the Farm. And Yes to Mankato. Angela’s Community is a Country and City Mix.
Growing up on a farm while going to a city high school made the path to full-time farming a unique one for Angela Guentzel.

April 22, 2022

Julia Williams – Fighting Climate Change with Soil Data
Texas farmer Julia Williams and her husband, Russell, have a conservation mindset. Putting that mindset into practice is not easy with ...

April 13, 2022

Great Soil Takes Work. Paula Peterson Accepts the Mission.
Paula Peterson loves farming. And taking care of their land. That’s why she works hard to ensure she leaves her land better than she ...

April 7, 2022

Amanda Miller’s Secret Topsoil Recipe
Waste not, want not. Dairy farmer and crop doctor Amanda Miller has a prescription for crop health and sustainability.
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