Spring meltwater can wreak havoc on a normally sound gravel driveway. A small culvert installed under the driveway can make all the difference.
Choosing farmland is an obvious first choice for aspiring farmers, but it’s important to ask questions and choose carefully when making such a significant purchase.
Fields that look level can sometimes have a significant fall, so use a laser level to determine your best path when managing how water drains on your land.
As fracking for natural gas becomes widespread across the U.S., it puts beginning farmersâ€™ sustainability and bottom line at risk.
In a survey conducted by the National Young Farmersâ€™ Coalition, beginning farmers rank access to land and capital among the top farming barriers.