THE NCAT MISSION
Helping people build resilient communities through
local and sustainable solutions that reduce poverty,
strengthen self-reliance, and protect natural resources.
Florida Cover Crops Tour Teaches Lessons
The NCAT Gulf States Office was represented at a recent farm tour highlighting cover crops and conservation tillage in Florida.
Titled Discover the Cover: Cover Crop & Soil Health Field Tour, the day-long instructional tour around Monticello, Fla., on April 1 was sponsored by Farm Credit of North Florida and the Jefferson County Soil and Water Conservation District. It was hosted by the Jefferson County NRCS office.
The Gulf States Office is eager to share information regarding sustainable agriculture. Farmers and ranchers in the region – Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, Georgia and Florida – are invited to call our toll-free number (866) 643-2767 for more information.