Carl Coleman, Dillon, South Carolina, is conducting cover crop research on his farm using university protocols. The project’s funding source the long-term no-till is using, however, is unusual: the crowd-funding website, www.Experiment.com
Coleman has used cover crops on his farm for three years in combination with commercial fertilizers and cash crops. He notes rapid and dramatic improvements in soil texture and the earthworm population has exploded.
This year, he wanted to…See More