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07.05.15 Healthy Soil, healthy farms, healthy communities part 2

7th May 2015

Following on from part 1 of this article, the link below will take you to part two.  This report details the practices of three farmers that were visited on the Soil Health Tour in 2014.  The Soil health tour brings together farmers, scientists, students and conservationists from across the Midwest to south central North Dakota's Burleigh County at the end of each supper.  

This tour showcases farming systems that put soil health at the centre. Such a system works with the soil's natural ability to maintain a healthy balance, rather than just treating the symptoms of degraded soil quality. 

Read the article here.