Eric Odberg farms near Genesee, Idaho, in an area receiving about 22 inches of precipitation annually. In this publication, Odberg discusses his experiences with variable rate nitrogen application and direct seeding.
This case study is part of the Farmer-to-Farmer Case Study project, which explores innovative approaches regional farmers are using that may increase their resilience in the face of a changing climate.
Information presented is based on growers’ experiences and expertise and should not be considered as university recommendations. Mention of trade names or commercial products is solely for the purpose of providing specific information and does not imply recommendation or endorsement.
Grower quotes have been edited slightly for grammar and clarity, without changing the meaning.
Readers interested in other case studies in this series can access them at on the REACCH website (https://www.reacchpna.org/case_studies), as well as in the WSU Extension Learning Library.