le 2018 Global Farmer Roundtable is scheduled forOct 16-17 à Des Moines, Iowa coinciding with the week of the World Food Prize Borlaug Dialogue and International Symposium.

As the Roundtable approaches GFN is introducing this years participants, so let’scheck in withEdgard Ramirez d'Argentine

 

Agriculteur:Edgard Ramirez

Edgard Ramirez is representing Argentina at the 2018 GFR.

Pays: Argentina

Où se trouve votre ferme?

Our family farm is nearLa Carlota,asmall city located 260 kms south of Crdoba city, inCordoba Province.

À quoi ressemble votre ferme? Quelle est la taille de votre ferme? Que cultivez-vous ou élevez-vous?

Our farm covers275 hectares [680 d'acres] wherewe plant soybean and corn in the 50% rotation plan. Some years, when the autumn weather letsus, we plant wheat. In that case, we have 33% of the area with wheat/soybean, 33% with corn and 33% with soybean.

Qu'attendez-vous le plus lorsque vous vous préparez à participer au 2018 Table ronde mondiale Fermier?

Id like to learn, exchange knowledge and share experiences with farmers of all over the world.

Corn emerging from a cover crop on Edgard’s farm in Argentina.