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By |2018-05-15T05:25:06+00:00March 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Four soil health approaches Mitchell said much has been learned from a research plot at the UC center where four approaches take place, including standard tillage and no cover crop, standard tillage and cover crops, no tillage and no cover crop, and no tillage and cover crops. “Behind me is a very important field,” he said, [...]

Soil Microbes – Do You Need To Add Them To The Garden?

By |2018-05-15T05:51:35+00:00March 31st, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

People are starting to understand that microbes (ie microorganisms) are very important to a healthy soil. This knowledge has led to a disturbing trend where people feel the need to add microbes to soil, and manufacturers are responding with an increasing number of products. In this post I will look at the misconceptions behind this trend. [...]