Common Ground – Balancing Farming and the Environment
Farmers often are called stewards of the land because of the close connection they have with it. Their livelihood and way of living depends on their ability to use the land and water. Advancements in technology and science have paved the way for farmers to refine and develop practices that will create a sustainable environment.
What To Expect:
✓ Open drawers to learn about the different types of soil and root systems
✓ Shape movable sand while a projection highlights the landscape contours and watersheds, introducing water flow simulations into the newly created topography
✓ Explore Best Management Practices and how they work to conserve soil, water, and nutrients