Transition to Organic Row Crops


MP3 download of workshop audio from MOSES 2018.

John-Paul Franks
Saturday Session I

Organic row-crop production takes a different mindset than the conventional corn and soybean rotation. Learn how organic systems work and how to set up a crop rotation that builds healthy soils and maximizes available organic nitrogen sources. Get insights on the equipment you’ll need, plus tips for marketing organic crops.

John-Paul Franks owns Oak Ridge Farms, a 140-acre organic farm in central Indiana. He grew up on an organic farm, raising cattle, grains, hay, and small animals. He currently specializes in organic grains.