Getting to Know Rick

Rick is a 5th generation farmer who resides in Warren County, Indiana with his wife Carol. They have two daughters, Jessica and Rachel; two sons-in-law, Michael and Erik; and two grandchildren, Charlotte and Noah. 

Awards and Accomplishments

- 2017 Danone Sustainable Farmer of the Year
- Land O’ Lakes Outstanding Sustainability Award
- Regional winner of the American Soybean Association’s    Conservation Legacy Award
- 2019 Field to Market Sustainable Farmer of the Year award
- Keynote speaker at the 2019 National No-Till Conference 
- Traveled globally to speak to international farmers
- No-Till Magazine Cover 

Rick is the owner and operator of Clark Land & Cattle and Farm Green Consulting. 


Articles Featuring Rick

Farmer's Footprint

featured farmer

Green America

how soil health can transform agriculture

Field to Market

sustainability leadership and outstanding conservation

Planting Organic Corn Into Alfalfa

Watch as we no-till plant corn into standing alfalfa.