Tag Archives: cover crops

COMET Farm Online Tool by USDA

This looks a like a really interesting and powerful tool. It’s purpose, in a nutshell, is to help producers understand and manage their operation to maximize carbon sequestration (and building soil health) and minimize energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. … 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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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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