Growing organic crops in Nebraska | Fridays in the Field | Ep. 3

May 21st, 2021

Consumer demands across the world are causing a push for organic agriculture. The demand for organic crops created an opportunity for Aaron Zimmerman and his brother to diversify their family farm.

The Pierce, Nebraska farm is in the second year of certified organic crop production.

The three-year transition from conventional crops to organic has been a challenge for the brothers.

Chad Moyer will be following the Zimmermans this growing season to learn more about weed control, fertilizer, and management options on organic operation.

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