cover crops http://hppr.org en Soil Health: Nebraska Farmer Learns New Tricks With Cover Cropping http://hppr.org/post/soil-health-nebraska-farmer-learns-new-tricks-cover-cropping <p></p><p>Nebraska farmer Bill Volkmer describes himself as an "old farmer." But this old farmer is willing to learn some new tricks. He started planting cover crops in 2011.</p><p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 05:01:00 +0000 Dale Bolton 35179 at http://hppr.org Soil Health: Nebraska Farmer Learns New Tricks With Cover Cropping Ogallala Aquifer Initiative: Good Soil Health Practices Benefit Playas http://hppr.org/post/ogallala-aquifer-initiative-good-soil-health-practices-benefit-playas <p>Playa wetlands benefit from practices that result in good soil health. The Natural Resources Conservation Service says there are four principles to improving soil health:</p><p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 05:01:00 +0000 Dale Bolton 29005 at http://hppr.org Ogallala Aquifer Initiative: Good Soil Health Practices Benefit Playas