Management needs differ among pecan cultivars. Management between natives and improved pecans can differ dramatically as well.
The more we use systems thinking in land stewardship, the more we reduce unintended consequences of management decisions on soil health and ecosystem services.
As U.S. farmers age, 70% of farmland could change hands by 2031. Effective transition to the next generation requires overcoming several barriers to entry.
Joe and Jeannie Dobson return to their roots to enjoy the family land after years of city life.
Tim Montz and family continue growing their pecan business after nearly 40 years.
Dave Wingo turns a hobby into an integral part of his farming and ranching operations.
Chuck Coffey uses prescribed fire to boost the land’s health and ability to support beef cattle.
Brent and Sheri Kuehny begin building a cow herd in order to better achieve their goals.
Yates Adcock seeks to continually improve the land so it will provide for generations to come.