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A hedge against drought: why healthy soil is ‘water in the bank’

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Through its “Unlock the Secrets in the Soil” campaign, USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service is leading the effort to get more farmers and ranchers to adopt soil health [...]

A hedge against drought: why healthy soil is ‘water in the bank’2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Minnesota Farmers Try No- Till, Cover Crops

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

This article from AgWeb talks about how Minnesota famers are trying no-till, cover crops. It's a real departure from what many growers are used to, but having seen [...]

Minnesota Farmers Try No- Till, Cover Crops2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Monty’s is secret weapon in restoration of sports fields

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Late last year, Pete DeWire of Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania accepted a challenge: to renovate two long-neglected soccer fields in his community. Before taking on this project, DeWire had renovated [...]

Monty’s is secret weapon in restoration of sports fields2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Unlocking the secrets in the soil

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Did you know healthy soil could provide solutions to some of our planet’s biggest challenges? The USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service has launched a new initiative designed to [...]

Unlocking the secrets in the soil2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

SOS: Save our Soils

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Check out SOS: Save our Soils from Acres USA. Australian soil ecologist Dr. Christine Jones discusses the pressing worldwide challenge of restoring soil carbon and rebuilding topsoil. She [...]

SOS: Save our Soils2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Nutrients at planting critical for Higher Yields

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

It is estimated that as much as 60% of plant efficiency, or crop yields, are determined prior to, and at, planting. This is a critical time as nutrient [...]

Nutrients at planting critical for Higher Yields2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Extra Insurance Ensures the Highest Yields.

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Springtime has arrived. But instead of warmth and sunshine, many parts of the country are faced with cooler temperatures and wet soil conditions. As a grower, what impact [...]

Extra Insurance Ensures the Highest Yields.2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

2015 prediction – soil health to become vital issue among growers

2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

By Joe Dedman With increasingly unpredictable weather, new seed varieties and consistent pressure to increase yields, growers will more often be considering the health of their soil as [...]

2015 prediction – soil health to become vital issue among growers2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00