Adding to the Mix

November 9, 2016

Farmers need to understand how to fit cover crops into their rotations. Reducing soil erosion, bulking up organic matter, tamping down weeds — the benefits of cover crops continue to intrigue farmers, but weather and geography pose a challenge. In those areas of the country where snow follows soon after harvest, seeding a cover crop […

Walton Family Puts Money Toward Soil Health

December 1, 2016

The Soil Health Institute (SHI) and Datu Research today (Dec. 1) announced a $626,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation to quantify th…