Michael Popp (pronounced Pope) performs mechanical checks on farm equipment used for tilling, planting, spraying and harvesting crops at Popp Farms 05 in El Campo, TX on Jun. 20, 2013. The Popp family spans five generations and grows cotton and milo (grain sorghum) on 2,400 acres of farmland. Michael chose farming after graduating from Texas A and M with a degree in Agriculture Economics and a Masters degree in Finance. The farm is a member of the United Agricultural Cooperative, Incorporated. USDA Photo by Lance Cheung.