80 Things You Need to Know about Agriculture: Week 29

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#63
Crop rotation—planting different types of crops and grasses on the same acre of land—conserves resources, improves soil fertility and reduces wind and water erosion.

#64
As a result of abundant rainfall in the spring of 2013, weeds present a concern for growers this year. There are multiple techniques available for managing weeds, including the responsible application of herbicides.

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