Bobby Whitescarver, farmer, conservationist, educator, and award-winning writer, can help you improve the natural resources on your land. He has decades of experience in watershed and wildlife habitat restoration.
In our quest to profit from the land and feed a hungry planet with annual crops such as corn and soybeans, we have abandoned one of the most powerful conservation practices known to science – contour farming. Used since ancient times to slow the flow … [Read More...]
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...]
“We put those CREP projects in years ago. This morning, I heard my very first quail calling in that area ... I really appreciate all your help with these projects.”
Louis Wood, Farmer, Augusta County, Va.
"It's the only blog I read."
David Wise, Restoration Scientist
Stroud Water Research Center
Very proud of the Virginia Outdoor Writers Association award for our blog. Your own comments are welcome!
Bobby is an animated and engaging speaker with experience at the local and regional levels of the Commonwealth of Virginia and multi-state and … Click here to listen