Lessons Learned In Adopting New Ag Practices

Steve Hasselman covers some tips for the successful adoption of new farming practices based on his experience as a farmer and agronomist.

Published on: November 8, 2021

Steve Hasselman

Agronomist, Illinois and Southern Wisconsin


Steve is a Certified Crop Advisor whose passion for agriculture and farming began during life on his family’s farm in Northern Illinois. Based in Rockford, Illinois, Steve joined Agoro Carbon Alliance after spending nearly seven years working with leading agricultural technology companies throughout Illinois. During that time, he worked alongside growers to help plan and advise them on their crops. This introduced him to many conservation-minded growers, which spurred a deep interest in conservation ag and soil health. Steve has garnered extensive knowledge in carbon cropping, plant tissue sampling and soil sampling by working with top agronomists. He earned a bachelor's degree in Agronomy and Crop Science, and Agribusiness from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.