Adrian Coles: An Influence for Nancy’s Blankets and Hedgehog Saint

Nancy’s Blankets was founded with many intentions, among them to prevent erosion on drainage ditches, to prevent excess nitrates from entering waterways, and to provide quality drainage to farmers…

Legal Decisions in Iowa and What It Means for Safe Drinking Water

After a tense two years, one of the most notable lawsuits in recent agricultural memory has been decided by the Iowa Supreme Court. The suit was brought by the…

Why Save Snakes? Nancy’s Blankets Helps Farmers Protect Their Crops in More Ways Than One

Many people don’t understand why Nancy’s Kritter Kind Blankets frequently refers to the well-being of snakes in our advertising, or why Nancy herself wears a snake-inspired jewelry when making…

New Nancy’s Blankets Video: Soil Saver Circle Top Pins and Pounders

We’ve got one more video for you in our Nancy’s Blankets series, and it works hand-in-hand with our previous entry to help you install a Nancy’s Kritter Kind Erosion…

New Nancy’s Blankets Video: Installation Instructions

During our last post, we were happy to share with you the video featuring many beautiful looks at Nancy’s Kritter Kind Erosion Control Blankets, as well as the reasons…

Revisiting Waterway Design to Maximize Retention

If you’re familiar with nutrient runoff and the dangers that nitrogen can cause when it enters waterways, then you understand how essential it is that farmers and others take…

Erosion Control: Protecting Your Farmland…Or An Entire Ocean?

The average farmer constructs a waterway on his property for their own good. The channel itself works to ensure that their land doesn’t remain oversaturated with water—increasing growth and…

Nancy’s Blankets Covers Some Ground at National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville

Nancy’s Blankets had a lot of competition for attention at the 2016 National Farm Machinery Show in Louisville, KY…more than 880 exhibitors were there presenting their wares. Somehow we…

Circle-Top Pins: 4 Reasons Why They’re More Well-Rounded Than Conventional ECB Anchors

It’s easy for farmers, construction workers and contractors to ignore pins when they’re installing an erosion controlling blanket for a drainage channel project. The blankets themselves are visible from…