Video: Reducing Hand Mulching with Cover Crops and No-Till with Tom Ruggieri

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2014: $7,480.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2015
Region: North Central
State: Missouri
Project Coordinator:
Thomas Ruggieri
Fair Share Farm LLC
Tom Ruggieri and Rebecca Graff own Fair Share Farm, a diversified vegetable CSA farm in Kearney, Missouri. With support from SARE, they trialed some methods for reduced tillage and cover crops to reduce the amount of hand mulching required on the farm. This video is Tom's Farmers Forum presentation at the 2019 Nebraska Sustainable Agriculture Society Conference.
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