Hoosier farmers planted more than one million acres of cover crops this year, up from virtually none in 2004.
While federal regulations have successfully cut back some types of water pollution, they have little muscle in combating agricultural runoff.
It was an unseasonably warm December in some parts of the Midwest. What does that mean for farmers?
Cover crops, like crimson clover and hairy vetch, grow during the winter when everything else freezes.
This week we speak with Jeni Britton Bauer, the woman behind the outrageous flavors of Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams, and Sarah Kaiser makes watermelon sorbet.