Category Archives: Soil Biology

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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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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More Soil Biology!

¬†A SoilFoodweb youtube video. You may have heard the concept that the soil system is founded on 3 legs – chemical, physical, and biological. And from a management perspective, what has been our “conventional” approach to these legs? – 1) … Continue reading

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New Research Underscores Importance of Soil Biology.

Recent research¬†from Europe has revealed the true nature of soil organic matter (SOM). The prevailing thought was that most of it was comprised of decomposed plant material. This study shows clearly that it is actually bacterial and fungal remains that … Continue reading

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Quivira Coalition Presentations, Gabe Brown, Dr. Jill Clapperton & others.

Just got word that a few presentations had been posted on youtube from the conference in November. The embedded videos feature outstanding speakers, Gabe Brown and Dr. Jill Clapperton. I would encourage you to also give a listen to Collin … Continue reading

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