Category Archives: Soil Testing and Monitoring

Articles addressing specific soil testing methods used for evaluating and monitoring “soil health” specifically.

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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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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Gail Fuller, Winner ASA Conservation Legacy Award

Great video! It speaks for itself. Very important perspective of sustainable vs. regenerative agriculture. Thanks to Brown’s Ranch on Facebook for sending this news out.

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Soil Organic Matter (SOM) – The Principle Focus Of Soil Health

Staying a little divergent from the norm – I want to interject some of my own observations & thoughts in soil health/quality, although not really my own as my knowledge base has been built up for many years by so many folks … Continue reading

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New Soil Health Research at Colo. State Univ.

Another plug for soil health in a major newspaper. The research seems to specifically be geared towards nematodes (highly specialized) but soil health is getting some good press as a whole out of it too. Check it out here.

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