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Many factors cause gully erosion, but not all should be corrected the same way. Learn more about different practices to correct and to reduce gully erosion.

Whether you are using a well or surface water to irrigate, the primary components of an irrigation system are often similar, if not identical.

Rain gardens collect and soak up rainwater, reducing runoff. Learn how to create your own rain garden and choose the right plants for each zone.

Water is essential for livestock year-round. For every pound of dry matter consumed, cattle will need to drink about seven pounds of water.

Water conservation efforts are just as important during winter as they are during other seasons. Learn to improve management practices and conserve water.

We all need to compromise for the good of nature, animals, wildlife, pollinators, and even ourselves. Protecting our natural resources will benefit us all.

Proper operation and maintenance of your septic system can have a significant impact on how well it works and how long it lasts.

Water distribution is one of the most important elements of pasture-based livestock systems. Learn how to develop a better water system on your farm.

Make small changes to increase efficiency and reduce the amount of stress you're putting on your septic system.

Michigan State University will study which farm management practices prevent nutrients from leaving farmlands and moving into rivers and lakes.