Tag Archives: SOM

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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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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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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