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Organic grain producer Steven Snider swears by green manure 
plow-down crops on his operation.

Green manure crops can put more green in your pockets

If organic producers can look past having a year out of 
crop production, green manure plow-down crops can pay off

For organic grain producers, your best investment is the crop you never harvest. “I can never stress green manure plow-down enough. It is your most valuable crop,” said Steven Snider, who runs an organic grain operation near Edberg. “Part of your farm should be soil building with a green manure plow-down. Don’t cheat yourself on […] Read more