May 30, 2023, 8:27 pm
The REACH program goal is to create a network of cooperative farms in Mississippi with variable agricultural practices to illustrate the success of conservation practice implementation on landscape stewardship while encouraging profitable and sustainable systems.
Animation of an agricultural field before best management practices are implemented
Existing land layout of the Ducrest farm
Reach Farmer Durwood Gordon advocating land sustainability
REACH Farmer Keith Morton averages 80 bushels per acre.
Sage Farms explains the advantages of the REACH program.
Conservation and Agriculture Working Together
Farmer: Durwood Gordon
Location: Panola County, MS
REACH is going to give us that avenue to make our land sustainable - we want it to last forever. We're just going to be on earth a short time, but our land is going to be here forever!