Restoring Soil, Profits,
Farms and Futures
Your Regenerative Journey Begins Here
At Understanding Ag, we believe that education and understanding is so powerful that once you begin your regenerative journey, you will never turn back.
Regenerative Agriculture Defined:
Farming and ranching in synchrony with nature to repair, rebuild, revitalize and restore ecosystem function starting with all life in the soil and moving to all life above the soil.
Regen Ag ONLINE, offers 24/7, virtual courses on a range of soil health-improving regenerative ag topics for farmers, educators, gardeners and others.
This nine-module course provides students with a comprehensive overview of the basics and benefits of soil health-improving regenerative agriculture principles and practices. Presented by Understanding Ag’s world-renowned farmer/rancher-instructors, this course provides a practical foundation for regenerative farming and ranching success.
Building on the foundational principles of Regen Ag 101, Regen Ag Adaptive Grazing is a grazing-centric course that takes a deeper dive in exploring the Three Rules of Adaptive stewardship; observation as a key management tool; determining stock density; calculating forage biomass; the role of biology in improving grazing lands; building a grazing plan and more.
This Regen Ag Online course provides extensive, detailed instruction for students to develop and execute a successful and profitable regenerative agriculture cropping strategy. Topics include choosing and using the right equipment; establishing resource concerns; managing residues; choosing cover crops to address resource concerns and goals; understanding and managing mineralization and immobilization in nutrient cycling and more.
Regen Ag 101’s Virtual Learning Course Now Free to FFA & 4-H Advisors, Vo-Ag Instructors
Thanks to a grant from global food company General Mills, vocational agriculture instructors and FFA & 4-H advisors for grades 7-12 will be provided free access to the regenerative agriculture online course, Regen Ag 101. Continuing education units available.
How We Help
UA provides you, farmers and ranchers, with
the guidance and tools to achieve your goals,
success and profitability.
UA provides knowledge and understanding
Along with expert guidance and technical assistance
For your regenerative
Consulting and Planning
Understanding Ag can help you achieve your regenerative agricultural goals and objective.
Learn how to improve soil health through practical regenerative agricultural principles.
Resources and Videos
Learn about the principles and practice of regenerative agriculture in the resource and video library.
Regenerative agriculture principles and practices have improved our clients' farms, profits and communities.
“Understanding Ag (thru the General Mills wheat project) has provided me with knowledge and expertise including tools and testing that I would never have experienced otherwise. “I appreciate the way David has tried to understand our operation and make recommendations specific to it. This experience continues to be invaluable to me.
- Torrey Ball, Buhler, Kansas
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Updates From Our Experts
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