Each South Dakota farmer feeds 155 people on average each year. But the world continues to grow. In the next 40 years, farmers will need to grow as much food as they have in the past 10,000 years. Now that’s a challenge, but we can do it. Thanks to human ingenuity, farmers are producing five times as much corn as they did in the 1930’s using 20% less land along with less water and fertilizer while protecting natural resources.
Farmers really are the True Environmentalists.