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.
Keith Morton - Reach Program Participant
Conservation and Agriculture Working Together
Reach Farmer Durwood Gordon explains using Best Management Practices
Sage Farms explains the benefits of installing a a solar water pump for their cattle.
Conservation using Surface Water Capture and Tail Water Recovery
REACH Farmer Keith Morton averages 80 bushels per acre.
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!