soil health

Using perennial grains as crop field borders

Planting beneficial plants next to gardens and crop fields large and small has been a standard practice for decades, even centuries. The plants provid... READ MORE »

BioSafe Systems releases new plant health promoter

BioSafe Systems' new TerraGrow Liquid is a specialty blend of beneficial microbial organisms formulated to invigorate plant health. When applied t... READ MORE »

Cover crops and potatoes: How effective are they?

There is nothing new about regenerative agriculture; in fact, it’s as old as farming itself. In recent years, however, it has been pushed into the s... READ MORE »

soil-health

Carbon storage study by Soil Health Institute gets funding from Wells Fargo

The Soil Health Institute (SHI) is getting funding from Wells Fargo to assist in identifying microbial indicators of optimal carbon cycling and storag... READ MORE »

Three on-farm conversation trial projects coming to Washington

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is awarding $25 million to conservation partners across the country for 18 new projects under the Conservati... READ MORE »

Sheep grazing appears to have positive impact on soil health

The concept of regenerative agriculture is popular these days. The Rodale Institute states that regenerative agriculture “prioritizes soil health wh... READ MORE »

How plant roots adapt to rocky soil focus of research

Hidden under our feet lies an entire unseen world. The soil teems with life. Microbes, small animals and fungi all call the darkness home. And so... READ MORE »

Spudman presenting SpudWeek webinar series Aug. 10-12

Spudman is hosting a three-part webinar series the second week of August — named SpudWeek — that will dive into topics affecting potato growers. ... READ MORE »

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Compost blends: a key to optimizing soil health

{Sponsored}  Using compost for increased tuber yields is not a new concept, but in the last decade or so, a renewed interest in learning exactly how... READ MORE »

Regenerative ag firm MyLand surpasses 1 million acres

MyLand Co. LLC announced July 13 it has secured over 1 million acres of farmland for its regenerative services through letters of intent. The compa... READ MORE »


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