Forrest Pritchard, soil health champion in the Shenandoah River watershed. Forrest Pritchard, farmer, and best selling author is a soil health champion.
Jimmy Crosby, cash grain manager, Cros-B-Crest Farm Jimmy Crosby, former bull rider, now a champion of soil health.
Scott Miller, beef cattle farmer and singer/songwriter Scott Miller saved his forest and uses rotational grazing.
Marli Hickin, livestock farmer in the South River watershed Marli Hickin, farmer and mother of five, teaches her children about sustainability.
Glenn and Arlene Reid in Broadway, Virginia Glenn and Arlene Reid fenced their cows out of a stream to prevent calf losses and for ease of herd movement.
Jimmy Callison, full-time cattle farmer in the Shenandoah Ease of herd movemenet is the number one reason this farmer excluded livestock from the river that flows through his farm.
George Coyner, farmer, South Fork of the Shenandoah River “I could drink the water leaving our farm”.
Dr. Scott Nordstrom, DVM Dr. Scott Nordstrom recommends fencing livestock out of streams for bio-security reasons.
Delta Springs Farm - Three generations of the Horn family The Horn family of Mount Solon, Virginia. Three generations working on Delta Springs Farm.
Jeremy "Cotton" Eavers This talented farrier recommends keeping your horses out of streams and other wet areas.
“Bobby calls Jeanne ‘the Princess of Swoope’ with good reason. Her life as a pearl-earring-wearing, calf-roping cattle farmer unfolds in these hilarious, tragic, and beautiful stories in this uniquely written book.
This is a fun read that will make you laugh and cry. It will compel you to be more observant of nature and to be a better steward of land, soil, water, and animals.”
Scott NordstromLarge Animal Veterinarian & Cattle Farmer
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