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Nov 16, 2018

In this epidsode of the Southern Plains Podcast we visit with Dr. Dan Sebert, Executive Director of the National Watershed Coalition, a non-profit that supports the work of the USDA watershed (upstream flood control) program.

Dan visits with us about the history of the USDA watershed program, the important role it plays...


Oct 5, 2018

In this episode of the Southern Plains Podcast we caught up with Barth Crouch, Executive Director of the Kansas Grazing Lands Coalition at the Great Plains Fire Summitt.  We visit with Barth about wildfire vs. prescribed burning and the importance of managed fire as a tool to improve pasture and range health as well as...


Sep 3, 2018

In this episode we visit with Shanon Phillips, the Director of the Water Quality Division of the Oklahoma Conservation Commission.  Through the work of her division in partnership with USDA NRCS, Region Six EPA, Local Conservation Districts, USDA FSA and others, Oklahoma has taken over 70 stream segments off of the EPA...


Jul 25, 2018

In this episode of the Southern Plains Podcast we visit with Steve Swaffer, Executive Director of No-Till on the Plains, a 501c3 non-profit educational organization whose mission is to provide education and networking on agricultural production systems that model nature.  Steve talks to us about his organization,...


Jul 14, 2018

In this episode of the Southern Plains Podcast we talk to Nathan Hale, Soil Health Specialist for USDA NRCS in the State of Texas.  Nathan talks to us about how the Natural Resources Conservation Service is working with producers to promote soil health/regenerative agriculture in Texas, how producers are responding to...