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The Diverse Corn Belt project is seeking farmer input through focus groups and allowing in-field research. This is a multidisciplinary project exploring alternative crops, longer rotations, integrating livestock and perennials that could help increase resilience in Midwest agriculture. The Diverse Corn Belt project is funded by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture through an Agriculture and Food Research Initiative competitive grant. Members of the research team represent land-grant institutions, federal agencies, and non-profit organizations....

Héctor y Norma López son los propietarios y productores de Tierra Sana Farm en Bonsall, California, en el condado de San Diego. En este video, Héctor y Norma demuestran el proceso de transformar un viejo huerto de aguacates a un sistema productivo, diversificado, y certificado orgánico. Ellos hablan de su plan de diseño de diversificación, las formas en que están regando y fertilizando de manera sostenible, y la filosofía que los alimenta. Hector and Norma Lopez are the owners and operators of Tierra Sana Farm in Bonsall, California, in Eastern San Diego county. In this video, Hector and Norma discuss...