Martin Larsen’s integration of small grains into his cropping operation is centered on building economic and ecological resiliency beyond the next growing season.
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Check out LSP’s ongoing Ear Dirt podcast series for conversations on cover cropping, no-till, managed rotational grazing, fungi, and just about anything else that builds soil health.
Other podcasts and articles on Martin Larsen and his efforts to balance profitable farming with healthy soil:
- Land Stewardship Letter: Eyes on the Underground Acres
- Ear to the Ground No. 231: Caves Don’t Lie
- Minnesota Conservation Volunteer Magazine: The Farmer Who Went Underground