Olive trees in a vineyard agroforestry system provide shade to Malbec vines below, protecting them from extreme heat and sunburn.

Agroforestry and Agrivoltaics: Two Appropriate Technologies for Smart Shade on Farms

By Katherine Favor Extreme heat is making news headlines across…

Episode 313. Meet NCAT: Cody Brown on Carbon Planning in Texas

In this episode of Voices from the Field, we meet NCAT’s new…

Episode 312. New NCAT Irrigation Publications Demystify Water and Energy Savings

In this episode of Voices from the Field, NCAT Sustainable Agriculture…
Healthy soilUSDA NRCS

Seeing the Farm with Fresh Eyes

By Nina Prater, NCAT Agriculture Specialist Over 15 years…
Nine species cover crop mixture.

Healthy Soil Structure – The House of Life

By Justin Morris, NCAT Regenerative Livestock Specialist Could…
Healthy soilUSDA NRCS

LandPKS: Learning How to Monitor Our Land Over Time and Discover Its Potential

This video is a primer on how to use LandPKS, a phone app that…
Healthy soil and hands, USDA Flickr

Episode 309. Cotton Fields to Pasture: Why Soil Health Matters with Bill Robertson

Dr. Bill Robertson recently retired after a long career as the…
Nina Prater's creek with a dog standing on the shore

Managing Phosphorus for Clean Water

By Nina Prater, NCAT Agriculture Specialist Almost every day,…
No Chemical Spraying sign

Residue Testing for Chemicals in Agricultural Soil

By Lee Rinehart, NCAT Agriculture Specialist Each year, a…
Irrigation system in Utah's Heber Valley
itayama Brothers, Inc. hydroponic greenhouses with micro irrigation in Watsonville, CA.USDA