soil health

PEI potato wart mitigation efforts present a growing concern to US

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency’s recently announced risk management plans do not contain the urgency necessary to ensure that Prince Edward Isl... READ MORE »

McCain Foods USA to use $6.9M in grant funding for soil improvement project

McCain Foods USA has been awarded $6.9 million in funding through a USDA conservation program as part of a soil improvement project. The funds from... READ MORE »

Michigan Potato Industry Commission recipient of environmental award

The Michigan Potato Industry Commission is a recipient of an award recognizing environmentally focused agricultural efforts, specifically in the areas... READ MORE »

Soil health company secures $23 million in funding

Soil health company MyLand Company Inc. has closed its Series B funding round, raising a total of $23 million. The financing round was spearheaded ... READ MORE »

PEI fall cover crop research yields promising results

For generations, Prince Edward Island (PEI) has been known for potatoes. Canada’s smallest province continues to grow the largest acreage of potatoe... READ MORE »

$4 million available in grant funding through California soil health program

Approximately $4 million in grant funding its available through the California Department of Food and Agriculture's Healthy Soils Demonstration Progra... READ MORE »

Heliae Agriculture launches PhycoTerra World Soil Day scholarship

Heliae Agriculture announced Dec. 5 the inauguration of the PhycoTerra World Soil Day Scholarship program to support the next generation of agricultur... READ MORE »

Oregon State University and partners to receive $50 million grant for climate-smart potatoes

Oregon State University (OSU) has been awarded a $50 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to work with farmers and Native American tr... READ MORE »

House Ag Committee holds hearing on soil health, regenerative agriculture practices

The U.S. House Agriculture Committee held a hearing on soil health and regenerative ag practices Sept. 14. Witnesses included Jeff Moyer, CEO of th... READ MORE »

Soil Health Institute announces recommended measurements for evaluating soil health

The Soil Health Institute (SHI) announced Aug. 12 its recommended measurements for assessing soil health. These recommendations answer the No. 1 quest... READ MORE »

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