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The late Wayne Hypes (left), Allen Bocock, Jr. and Bobby Whitescarver

2XT: US Farm Bill Allows Twice the Soil Erosion That is Sustainable

The story of 2XT and Allan Bocock Allan Bocock was a grain farmer in Stuarts Draft, Virginia. He planted over 1,000 acres of annual crops each year including corn, soybeans, wheat and barley. I met Allan in the late 80’s when I moved to the … [Read More...]

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Bobby’s Free ebook: Selling Riparian Forest Buffers

How do we accelerate the planting of riparian forest buffers? All the states in the Chespaeake Bay watershed are falling behind their targets for excluding livestock from streams and planting riparian forest buffers. I've spent a lifetime "getting more on the ground" and I want to share how we made it happen in the … [Download page...]

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