Four reasons to test your soil now

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

Right now is an excellent time to conduct a soil test. For more information on how to do an adequate soil test and for directions on submitting soil [...]

Four reasons to test your soil now2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Transplanting trees with TurfVantage

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

The following directions can be used any time of year: Dig a hole twice as wide as the diameter of the tree’s root ball. The depth of the [...]

Transplanting trees with TurfVantage2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

Get Grounded On the Basics For Soil

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

Knowing a few ‘Ground Rules’ will assist you all season long What your garden looks like above ground will ultimately be determined by what lies beneath. Regardless of [...]

Get Grounded On the Basics For Soil2017-07-14T12:29:58+00:00

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