Cropping Systems

In the 1930’s, contour farming and terraces revolutionized how cropland was managed. 75 years later, new technologies such as GMOs, GPS applications, zone tillage and airplane-seeded cover crops provide landowners with a whole new toolbox of options. These courses will show how to determine which new technologies are best suited to protect the resources of concern, as well as how to evaluate the potential negative or neutral impact of implementation.