November 9 , 2006

Q&A

Elisabeth ASKS:
What's up with your online course?

Sharlena ASKS:
Can a beginning farmer use your online transition to organic course?

Kevin ASKS:
What’s the best ambient temperature for raising worms?

Tim SAYS:
There’s more than one way to skin a jackrabbit.

COMMENTARY

Mexico is corn
The tide is turning in Mexico toward food sovereignty.

Nuisance turkeys baffle farmer, California game regulators
They’re not native or protected and they like crimson clover—but it’s really hard to get the OK to do anything remotely humane about them.

“Grow more corn” is not the answer to our energy woes
Reader urges thinking past biofuels to solar, wind and plug-in hybrids.

ASK JEFF

Steven ASKS:
What cover crop can I roll down for early corn planting?

Philip ASKS:
How do I build fertility on my hayfield without chemicals?

Reg ASKS:
What is the cost of production for your no-till field crops?