Category Archives: General Soil Health

Articles on general soil health issues

Soil Management – A Shift In The Modern Paradigm

We’re just rolling along into summer and everyone is busy as usual this time of year. I’m not going to post much here in these next 3 months or so but I wanted to get this one out there. I’ve … Continue reading

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Field Day Reviews, Brandt’s Farm Ohio, Corning Missouri

I thought I would post some follow up to some of the events on the calendar that have recently passed.  First, 2 articles about the field day a Dave Brandt’s farm in Ohio: From “Tillage Alcoholism” to Soil Health – Workshop … Continue reading

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Dr. Jill Clapperton in Monte Vista Colorado – Soil Biology… Again!

The Colorado NRCS soil health cadre is making the rounds around the state and had a special guest at their meeting in Monte Vista a few days ago. Dr. Jill Clapperton spoke about soil health and soil biology with a … Continue reading

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Fred Kirschenmann, Farmer-Philosopher Interviewed In Yes Magazine.

This is a really poignant article/interview by Peter Pearsall. Fred Kirschenmann cuts to the chase about many details in sustainable food and agriculture. I’ll quote a couple of the really profound points below: “So this raises an interesting question: Why … Continue reading

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Issue Of “The Furrow” Devoted Entirely To The Topic Of Soil Health

Better late than never! I’m sure some of you have already seen the Feb 2013 issue of The Furrow magazine published by John Deere but just in case you haven’t here it is. Bravo John Deere! The Furrow magazine with … Continue reading

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