Author Archives: Jared

About Jared

I am a farmer from Southeast Alabama who is pursuing a degree in Agronomy and Soils to improve my farm management practices. I love farming and enjoy telling people about it!

Wordless Wednesday: Conservation Tillage

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That Ain’t The Way It’s Done

Howdy Folks! I have been involved with agriculture all my life and have seen beauty in things that I am almost positive nobody but a farmer could appreciate. I have also seen some “not so beautiful” things through the years, … Continue reading

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Ag and Twitter? Hmmm…

Howdy Folks! It’s been a while since I have posted and I would like to apologize for that. As our busy winter is winding down and an even busier spring is almost upon us, I would like to take a … Continue reading

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The Importance of Soil Sampling

Howdy folks, I know that I have mentioned it a time or two but I would like to visit the topic of soil sampling. When most folks look at soil they say “Oh yeah, that’s dirt, its everywhere, no big … Continue reading

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Winter Work: If the cows ain’t happy…

Howdy Folks! It’s mighty cold this week in Dixie! Although the crops are gathered and the cover crops have been planted, there are still plenty of things to be done on the farm. The first and foremost of these tasks … Continue reading

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Howdy folks!

Howdy folks! My name is Jared Etress and I would like to tell you a little bit about Etress Farms. I am a small farmer (in acres not body mass) in southeast Alabama trying to make a living working the … Continue reading

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