Farmers, like those in Nebraska, have a vested interest in protecting the environment. They use a wide range of tools and strategies to safeguard the soil, water, air quality and more. After all, healthy ecosystems provide plenty of the natural resources that farmers rely on. This includes clean water, fertile soil and beneficial insects. These resources help improve yields and support crops dealing with problems like pests or storms. Nebraska corn farmers and their sustainable farming practices protect the environment while still ensuring the land can be efficiently used.