Tag Archives: NRCS

Soil Health Video Blitz

There have been several videos or video series that have caught my eye over the past few months and I’m going to put them all in one post now. I’ve only viewed about half of these to date and many are real … Continue reading

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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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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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Secrets In The Soil

Seems I’m going to have to recant a little on my previous post. I will and do support some gov’t policy when it directly relates to the improvement and true conservation of our soil resource. Although I’m still quite opposed to mandates. … Continue reading

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Winter Grazing – Stockpiling Pasture Instead of Hay

Another well produced video by NRCS East National Technology Center- Winter Grazing – A Better Way. If you have winter pasture available this could be a viable option after you tailor the concepts to your management style, herd size, soils, and … Continue reading

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