Understanding the Impact of Tillage on Soil Health We all know the importance of [...]
What is Soil Erosion? Soil erosion is a serious soil problem for farmers. It’s e [...]
In comparison to the previous few winters, we have received above average snow f [...]
How you manage last year’s crop residue has a massive impact on next year’s crop [...]
Even though the Canada - United States border is closed to most travel, we will [...]
Slake, Infiltration and Bulk Density (BD) are 3 tests that are fairly easy to do on the farm with a few simple tools.
To find out which direction we should be headed in terms of soil health we should look back to how it was.
Last week we looked at the important role of soil carbon in plant growth and soi [...]
Many practices, such as reduced tillage, increased residue coverage and improved crop rotations, have been incorporated in the last fifty years that have lowered the loss of carbon, and farmers need to continue this trend to encourage healthy and resilient soils.
As land owners, we need to ensure that our land is healthy and nourished, not only our plants.