Wetlands
Hope Jensen: Building a Paradise with Farming

Hope Jensen: Building a Paradise with Farming

Hope Jensen’s bucolic farmland in Alberta is more than just a secluded getaway. It’s a commitment to agriculture and wildlife protection.Just northwest of Eckville, Alberta, Hope has been building a piece of paradise since 2006. Thanks to her tenacious farm work, her...

Chris and Vivian Crump: How to Make Your Farm Work Better

Chris and Vivian Crump: How to Make Your Farm Work Better

Chris and Vivian Crump are always looking to make their farm work better, which led them on a journey to become environmental stewards.Chris and Vivian Crump. (Photo: Huff Media) In 2000, when Chris and Vivian Crump began to raise cattle and farm the land in Ilderton,...

Marcus & Sarah Riedner: Growing Happiness And Biodiversity By The Acre

Marcus & Sarah Riedner: Growing Happiness And Biodiversity By The Acre

Marcus and Samuel Riedner stand next to a native eco-buffer planted through the ALUS Mountain View County program. Image Credit: Noel West. At their mixed farming operation, Sarah, Marcus and their family have grazed cattle, poultry and heritage swine for over nine...

Kirk and Gail Bridgeman: Devoted to the Land

Kirk and Gail Bridgeman: Devoted to the Land

Kirk and Gail Bridgeman have raised horses and stewarded their land unfailingly for decades. On their second-generation ranch near Rapid City, Manitoba, Kirk and Gail Bridgeman have raised Quarter Horses and Appaloosas since 1981. Since then, their operation has...