“Who would of thunk that over the years, farmers and climate activists were really pretty much talking about the same thing? It's just that their language didn’t align…” – Ben Riensche, grower, Jesup, Iowa
In this episode of the No-Till Farmer podcast series, Jack Zemlicka, editorial director here at Lessiter Media, spoke with 6th-generation farmer Ben Riensche, owner and manager of Blue Diamond Farming Company in Jesup, Iowa. Riensche uses innovative and cutting-edge technology and management practices to guide the success of Blue Diamond, which has expanded dramatically over the past two decades.
Listen in as Ben talks about some of the innovations in equipment and cropping systems that he expects to see in the near future, including robotics, a shift to true value-added features, carbon farming and more.
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