August 2022

Your Land

Cover-crop seed is poured into a drone, which was later aerial-seeded into standing corn on Lee Tesdell's farm, near Slater, Iowa. (Matthew Wilde)

Implementing soil-saving practices on leased acres requires collaboration between landowner and tenant.

Your Farm

Spool Dispenser (Ray E. Watkins Jr.)

Easy-to-build ideas make your work easier. Readers send in helpful solutions to farm and ranch problems.

Your Life

Safety is first when riding an ATV or UTV. Always wear a helmet and personal protective equipment. (Progressive Agriculture Foundation)

Progressive Agriculture Safety Day program educates through hands-on demonstrations on basic, everyday farm and ranch safety and health with the focus around youth.


Cooper and Katie Hurst stress that their internal-parasite-control program for the herd is part of a whole-systems approach. (Becky Mills)

Mississippi couple uses a whole-systems approach to cut back on deworming in their cow herd.


(Getty Images; Photo Illustration by Barry Falkner)

Steve Thompson answers readers' questions about all things mechanical.

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