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Field was in grain, then disked down slope. Results of 6” of snow then a melting session. Soil transport via water erosion.

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Typical disking of field after plowing.

Typical disking of field after plowing.

Pulling a soil sample.

Pulling a soil sample.

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No-till drill chain lines

No-till drill chain lines

Loading seed for calibration

Loading seed for calibration

Calibration into buckets with plastic catch sheet

Calibration into buckets with plastic catch sheet

Checking seed depth after initial seeding pass.

Checking seed depth after initial seeding pass.

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Seed labels of blends

Seed labels of blends

Biochar and organic pellet fertilizer for the drill

Biochar and organic pellet fertilizer for the drill

Early spring seeding success at 3B Farm, SJI

Early spring seeding success at 3B Farm, SJI

Spring seed from Fall 2018 planting on Miller Farm, Lopez. Notice the linear green stripes

Spring seed from Fall 2018 planting on Miller Farm, Lopez. Notice the linear green stripes

No-till drill planting Fall 2018 on LaCrover Farm, SJI

No-till drill planting Fall 2018 on LaCrover Farm, SJI

Results of Fall 2018 seeding as it appeared in May 2019, LaCrover

Results of Fall 2018 seeding as it appeared in May 2019, LaCrover

Seed emergence in Oct. 2018 after fall planting, Mitchell Bay Farm, SJI (Forage brassica)

Seed emergence in Oct. 2018 after fall planting, Mitchell Bay Farm, SJI (Forage brassica)

Same seeding as 17, but in Nov. 2018 before deer got in and ate it!

Same seeding as 17, but in Nov. 2018 before deer got in and ate it!