Working with Conservation

Read interviews with Piedmont farmers who have helped improve water quality by integrating Best Management Practices into their land and farm management.

Empowering an Organic Dairy

Terry Ingram operates Threlkeld Farm and has participated in both state and federal cost-share programs to enhance his farm and dairy program. Operating an organic dairy requires understanding and serious cooperation with nature. A farmer must plan to manage the land in a way that essentially allows it to care for itself. By implementing Best Mangement Practices, Terry has taken a double step forward in managing his dairy and enhancing his farmland.