The Company produces and markets high value vegetable and fodder crops on its irrigated farmland and provides wholesale water distribution through farm fallowing
agreements in its initial area of focus on the Arkansas River and its tributaries on the Southern Front Range of Colorado.
On a priori grounds, long fallowing
should cause the largest decline in soil organic C, especially when this is accompanied by conventional cultivation; lucerne should have the largest positive effect as this was the most vegetatively productive of all the plant species used in these experiments (Holford 1980, 1989).
Dan Mecklenburg, a Mecklenburg gardens in Bozeman, Montana, recommends fallowing
the soil - tilling or turning it over to expose the bare earth to the sun - for an entire year prior to plating.
IID agreed to a combined temporary fallowing
and system improvement program during the first 15 years of the transfer.
Municipal Bond Financing to Support Rotational Farm Fallowing