Women landowners say that they want their family farms to remain healthy and productive for future generations. But many feel they don't have all the information they need to protect their land. This booklet, developed by the Women Caring for the Land with support from a SARE grant, introduces cover crops as an option, one of the simplest techniques to try with the most visible benefits.
Want more information? See the related SARE grant:
- Developing a Conservation Education and Outreach Program Targeted at Women Farmland Owners in IA, NE and WI (LNC10-317)
This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.