Chris Landis, a seventh generation farmer in Lancaster County, PA, attends to his calves in their new barn. The structure, which captures manure and stores it, thereby preventing runoff, was partly financed by a project started by Turkey Hill Dairy to make sure its dairy farmers are farming sustainably. Ad Crable

Sustainability sells: Firms funding farm conservation measures

By: Ad Crable, BayJournal.com Chris Landis, a seventh-generation dairy and organic poultry farmer in Lancaster County, PA, had been up

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A winter cover crop of crimson clover in a farm field in Clinton County, PA. It not only helps to fix nitrogen in the soil but can be used for forage. (Lisa Blazure)

Soil health practices increasingly helping farmers hit pay dirt

By: Ad Crable, BayJournal.com This article originally appeared in the Bay Journal and is reprinted with permission. As he has

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