This week were highlighting anotherresponse from aGFN Board memberand hisviews on sustainability in agriculture.टेरी वांजेकfrom North Dakotais a 4वेंgeneration farmerin a family partnershipgrowinga variety of crops. As if farming isn’t time-consuming enough, Terry was also elected to the State Senate in North Dakota. Of recent note, Wanzek flew to Washington, DC to talk about the importance of trade with officials at the White House (Wanzek meets with White House officials on tradeThe Jamestown Sun, जून 16, 2018) – more on this in an upcoming post. Also, Terry makes a new and key point about sustainability at the end of his first answercheck it out below (and if you have thoughts about it leave a comment).

 

Global Farmer Network Board member -टेरी वांजेक, Jamestown,उत्तरी डकोटा, अमेरीका

सवाल:टिकाऊ खेती की अपनी परिभाषा क्या है?

उत्तर:Efficient, modern, responsible and mostly profitable farming.? Achieving the maximum output possible with?a minimum of necessary inputs , using modern technology, all the while?protecting and enhancing the natural resources that are entrusted to us.? If it is not profitable, it will not be sustainable.

सवाल:क्या खेती प्रथाओं आप आज अपने खेत पर प्रयोग कर रहे हैं कि आपके खेती आपरेशन की स्थिरता और मिट्टी है कि आप पर खेती कर रहे हैं मदद करता है?

उत्तर:Minimum till and No till, Variable rate fertilizing and variable rate seeding.? GPS and mapping using auto steer etc. Also using auto calibrating yield data collection on our new JD combines.? ?Using section control or swath control on our precision modern JD sprayers and/or planters and seed drills.? Precision farming with prescript maps?developed from?data collection.?? And of course biotechnology and much improved crop genetics.

सवाल:आप कहाँ टिकाऊ खेती प्रथाओं कि आपके खेत के लिए उपयुक्त हैं के बारे में जानकारी प्राप्त करते हैं?

उत्तर:ClimateFieldview.? Ag data mapping solutions.? Our own yield data collected by our harvesters.? Aerial imagery.? Mostly vendors and private agronomist and personal data collected.?

Wanzek was part of a June 2018 visit with White House officials talking about the importance of trade to N. Dakota and US agriculture.

सवाल:आप कैसे तय करते हैं क्या प्रथाओं अपने खेत पर सबसे अच्छा काम?

उत्तर:Through?measured performance results gleaned from our own yield data.? ??

सवाल:कि आपके खेती आपरेशन की स्थिरता का समर्थन करेंगे वहाँ विशिष्ट प्रौद्योगिकियों हैं?

उत्तर:Mostly variable rate fertilizing and variable rate seeding.? Precisely placing the fertilizer rates and seed rates?where it will result in the best result maximizing yield potential.?

सवाल:आप टिकाऊ खेती प्रथाओं है कि आप अन्य किसानों के साथ प्रयोग का हिस्सा है? If yes, किस तरह?

उत्तर:Yeswe have.? Sharing ClimateFieldviewtechnology with other farmers.?