Sustainable agricultural is important when understanding the relationship with the environment and organisms. Merry Lea understands this importance and focuses on using practices on the farm that are sustainable. They also work with local farmers to make their practices sustainable. When true sustainable agricultural practices are used they enhance the quality of the environment and natural resources. Practices such as using animal waste as fertilizers and rotating crops to enrich the soil help maintain soil health. We can save the lands fertility and help prevent against erosion. Discovery shows 10 top practices that are used in sustainable farms. Many of these practices are used at Merry Lea.