Soil: The Source of Wealth in Agriculture

Soil: The Source of Wealth in Agriculture

By Jon Stika, AGDAILY.com If you have spent any amount of time around a 3-year-old child, you know that their favorite question is, “Why?” A young child asks this question over and over in order to understand everything in the world around them because everything is...
The Value of Soil Health

The Value of Soil Health

What is the value of healthy soil? Before a value can be estimated, we need to describe – What is soil health? Soil health is a combination of physical, chemical, and biological properties that impact the function and productivity of the soil with several of...
What is Planting Green?

What is Planting Green?

The concept of planting an annual cash crop into a live, standing, green, cover crop is relatively new. The concept has the potential of implementing cover crops into low crop diversity cropping systems in the Northern Plains, which typically have a cold and wet,...