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Cover crops, No-till
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3 Ways Cover Crops Impact No-Till Success

May 28, 2020

No-till provides many benefits, including building soil structure, increasing water holding capacity and infiltration, increasing worm counts, in addition to reducing soil erosion. Cover crops are a great tool to use in conjunction with  no-till to enhance soil health benefits.

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Farmer programs
soybean field

Soil Health Partnership Expands into Tennessee

May 28, 2020

The Soil Health Partnership and The Nature Conservancy are pleased to announce the expansion into Tennessee through foundational support from the Tennessee Department of Agriculture and the Tennessee Natural Resources Conservation Service. Through a collaborative effort to bring the SHP network to Tennessee, 16 farmers will be signed up to participate in one of two trial setups. The Strip Trials […]

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Cover crops, Field checks
Soil Sessions

Aerial Seeding

May 26, 2020

Join John Stewart, SHP Field Manager for Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio for a Soil Session discussing aerial seeding. During this webinar John discusses the basics of aerial seeding and how it could benefit your operation, including: aerial seeding equipment, identifying an aerial applicator, and considerations before aerial seeding. Soil Sessions is a webinar series by […]

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SHP team

New Faces, New Experiences: SHP Welcomes New Intern

May 21, 2020

This summer, the Soil Health Partnership welcomes Krystin Oborny to the staff as an intern. Throughout the summer, Krystin will be assisting with various SHP projects.

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Soil health indicators
The People of Soil Health

04. Kristin Poley – Translating Data to Real Work Answers

May 19, 2020

Kristin Poley, SHP Michigan Research Manager, is focused on building research partnerships that help answer key soil health and water quality questions. She leverages Michigan’s diverse regions to examine the many challenges and motivations farmers experience while trying to build soil health.

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Soil sampling
up-close soil sample

The Dos and Don’ts of Soil Sampling

May 14, 2020

Soil sampling can be a great step in the pursuit of healthier soils, but it is not always easy to get soil sampling right. The correct procedures yield the best data, and the best data helps farmers achieve the healthiest soil. But how do you get the best data?

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Industry partnerships, Soil health indicators
The People of Soil Health

03. Dr. LaKisha Odom – A Comprehensive Approach to Soil Health

May 5, 2020

Dr. LaKisha Odom is the Scientific Program Director for the Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research. With partnerships at the core of her work, Dr. Odom oversees the Soil Health Initiative, an example of how organizations can leverage their expertise and learnings to accelerate the adoption of soil health practices.

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Industry partnerships, Soil sampling
Soil Sessions

Quality In, Quality Out – Dos and Don’ts of Soil Sampling, Hosted by Dr. Nick Ward

April 28, 2020

Join Dr. Nick Ward, President of Ward Laboratories, Inc. for a Soil Session discussing soil sampling. During this webinar we will discuss the need for soil sampling and various soil sampling practices, including: Sample and sub sample numbers, sample depth and sample location Tools for successful soil sampling Costs to soil sample Plant sampling Soil […]

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Cover crops
Abigail field day

The Importance of Cover Crop Planting

April 23, 2020

Cover crops have  proven to show many benefits, but as farmers begin to implement them into their operations, it can be a big shift in methodology. When moving forward with this new experience, it’s becoming increasingly critical for farmers to give their cover crops as much attention as they would a cash crop.

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Industry partnerships, Soil science
The People of Soil Health

02. Pipa Elias – Allies in Conservation

April 21, 2020

As Director of Agriculture for The Nature Conservancy (TNC) in North America, Pipa Elias leads a team of experts in a collaborative approach to help producers meet the growing demand for food while protecting critical lands and waters.

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