North Central SARE Newsletter Archives

North Central SARE Newsletter Archives

North Central SARE Newsletter Archives

Providing important news and information related to NCR-SARE and sustainable agriculture.

Field Notes Summer 2016

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

In this issue of Field Notes, read about South Dakota ranchers who are developing a chevon (goat meat) market in the Black Hills region of South Dakota, a nonprofit that is improving legal service information for farmers, a youth educator working with local schools in Missouri to promote sustainable, local foods, a researcher who wants to make the active C soil test more widely available, our 2016 NCR-SARE Heroes, and more!

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Field Notes Winter 2015

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

In this issue of Field Notes, read about North Dakota ranchers who are improving pastures with cover crops, a garden CSA being run by high school students in Illinois, new research on Hazelnut germplasm for the Upper Midwest, new pollinator research for Michigan blueberry growers, the Sustainable Agriculture Fellow tour in Nebraska, NCR-SARE's Carbon, Energy, & Climate tour in North Dakota, and more!

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Field Notes Summer 2015

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about an urban CSA farm in Ferguson, Missouri that is growing food and community, a grass-fed beef efficiency study in Minnesota, strip-tillage and cover crops in Michigan, results from the recent cover crops survey, the NCR-SARE Heroes Program, and more!

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2014

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about an urban farm collaborative in Indianapolis, an online grazing wedge tool for cattle, managing drought risk on the ranch, innovative treatments for intestinal parasite in small ruminants, results from the 2013-2014 cover crops survey, a program in Wisconsin that blends agricultural education with African and African American history and culture, and more!

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2014

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about pasture-based dairies in Wisconsin, the 2014 National Conference and Forum on Cover Crops and Soil Health, how a Missouri farmer is using trap crops for squash bugs, and soil health workshops in South Dakota.

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2013

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about cover crops research taking place on the semi-arid plains of North Dakota and on vegetable farms in Michigan, learn about a novel approach for combatting buckthorn using hogs, see how a nonprofit is helping a Nebraska community grow healthy food and live sustainably, see a direct marketing initiative at The Ohio State University, read summary of the NACAA Sustainable Agriculture Fellows tour in Iowa, and more!

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2013

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about the increasing interest in alternative pollinators, cover crop innovations in Ohio, a livestock decision-makers toolkit, the new EverCrisp apple variety, and how a dedicated non-profit organization is bringing fresh produce to low-income residents through a summer youth program in Michigan.

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2012

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about a cover crop project involving youth in South Dakota, an Ohio farmer who's raising his own hydroponic green forage for hogs, how Michigan researchers are using flowering plant strips to support beneficial insects, and more.

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2012

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about an initiative to bring more sheep milk operations to Ohio, tomato grafting for disease resistance, and woodchip bioreactors for nitrate reduction in agricultural drainage.

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2011

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about how a seed crop producer is helping determine the future of cellulosic-based biofuels, and more.

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2011

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about a project examining cover crop water usage, soil management in blueberry production, and more!

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2010

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

In this issue of Field Notes, read about how a NCR-SARE sponsored outreach project is using a farmer field school approach to increase cover crop adoption in IA and MN, and more...

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 1998

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Cover Crops

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Field Note Spring/Summer 1999

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Pastured Poultry, Co-op Style

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 1999

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Cooperatively Producing and Marketing All Natural Beef

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2000

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Farmer Networks

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2000

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Watering Systems

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Field Notes Fall/Winter 01/00

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Alternative Marketing on a Conventional Farm

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2001

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

The New American Farmer: Diversification in Nebraska

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Field Notes Spring/Summer 2001

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

The New American Farmer: Successful Marketing in Ohio

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2001

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Alternative Crops

Field Notes Winter/Spring 2002

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Agroforestry

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Field Notes Spring 2004

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

People and Projects

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2004

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Ag Loans and the Sustainable Farmer

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2006

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Rex Spray Receives 2006 NCR-SARE Madden Award

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Field Notes Spring 2007

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

NCR-SARE's Role in the Bioenergy's Future, and the artisan of cheese, Charuth van Beuzekom-Loth.

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2007

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about newly funded Bioenergy projects, and the the high tunnels at Huns Gardens in Kansas City, KS, and more...

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2008

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about NCR-SARE's 2008 Madden Award Winner, Henry Brockman, urban agriculture in Kansas City, and more...

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2008

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Read about NCR-SARE's first ever Diversity Grant Winner, Barbara Norman, and more...

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Field Notes Winter/Spring 2009

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Winter/Spring 2009, Read about Dan Kuebler's solar irrigation system, and more...

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Field Notes Summer/Fall 2009

Type: North Central SARE Newsletter

Summer/Fall 2009, Read about a unique farmer training program in Kansas, and more...

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Field Notes 2010 Winter/Spring

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