MCGA and Gopher Sports: Partners in Conservation
Taking the kura (clover) cure
MCGA is proud to partner with Gopher Sports to help raise funds for local conservation initiatives.
Kura clover is another cover crop option for corn farmers. Minnesota Corn helps fund research into this perennial crop.
Water-conscious farm family showcases controlled tile drainage as a conservation method
Conservation Innovation at its finest
Conservation while staying connected to non-farmers
This Conservation Innovation Grant recipient modified a piece of equipment so he can plant cover crops while side-dressing nitrogen fertilizer.
The Blume Family
Protecting water and soil resources
Farmer demonstrates benefits of stewardship practices
A long “can-do” conservation list
John and Jewell Peterson and their family were recently honored for taking part in Discovery Farms.
Mapping Minnesota's conservation story
Conservation is tradition
Interactive map makes it easy to learn more about conservation efforts of Minnesota farmers
U of M researcher looking at climate and corn
Proud to call themselves “active environmentalists”
Building a better plastic from the ground up
An update on an exciting research project funded by Minnesota's corn farmers that addresses our changing climate and corn farming.
Minnesota's corn farmers are supporting efforts to develop bioplastics like furfural at the University of Minnesota.