Practicing Regenerative Agriculture

As more consumers care about clean air, clean water and clean food and want to buy organic foods more land…

Nutrient Use Efficiency

In the current agricultural climate of low commodity prices and increased fertilizer costs, we keep hearing about nutrient use efficiency…

Is Fall the Best Time for Soil Sampling?

Many growers take soil samples in the fall after their crops are off. It’s a good time to sample for…

Seeding Alfalfa this Fall

The most important question you need to ask yourself if you are interested in seeding alfalfa this fall is the…

Benefits of Bio-Cal® for Soil Health

When Gary Zimmer was first looking for a calcium-based product to improve his soil quality, he discovered Bio-Cal®. He noticed…

Tillage Considerations for Fall & Spring

Depending on where and when tillage is applied, it can both help and hinder soil structure and soil biology. Tillage…

Cover Crop Basics: A Q&A with Gary Zimmer

Midwestern BioAg President Gary Zimmer has planted cover crops on his farm for years. In this Q&A, we sit down…

Calcine®: A Catalyst for Improved Soil Structure

Calcine®, a newly released water treatment product from Midwestern BioAg, helps irrigated farms amend sodic soils and improve overall soil…

Going for More

Phil Schwantz is a third-generation farmer who’s proud to be the steward of his grandfathers’ farmland. He lives on the…

The Farming Pharmacist

A New Jersey native — with no farmers in his family tree — is now a successful beef breeder and…