We use no more chemicals than necessary to control pests, disease and weeds. A grass buffers is left around drainage and stream areas to collect runoff. This practice is obviously effective because of the abundant native trout that live in the streams and ponds on the farm. A variety of types of wildlife inhabits the farm and surrounding forests.
We refrain from using chemicals within four month of harvest.
Our practice is to look at farming with a view to the future for health and productivity of the land.
A Bald Eagle that has nested on the farm...