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Image of an aerial view of a large open farmed field with a flock of sheep grazing as part of a regenerative agriculture movement.
September 9, 2023
So what is regenerative agriculture, why is it important, and what’s the connection to our health? Father of Functional Medicine,…
New Study Shows Organic Soil Has a 26 Percent Higher Potential for Carbon Storage
September 13, 2017
A new study has found that organic soil is richer in key humic substances which help it to sequester more…
soil improvement
November 1, 2016
Prince Charles and the British government have entered into cooperation with France for a new soil improvement initiative.
benefits of seaweed to your garden
July 13, 2016
The beach can offer more than sun and seashells, it also offers a valuable soil amendment. Learn about the benefits…
A Soil Microbe Turned New Antibiotic Could Save Us All
January 22, 2015
A new antibiotic derived from a soil microbe is showing tremendous promise in defeating antibiotic resistant infections.
October 3, 2013
Improve your Soil IQ with a new app that tests soil via a nifty smartphone soil app.
May 5, 2012
Before you start throwing everything from the kitchen sink into your compost bin, be aware of the foods and household…
May 2, 2012
If you want to get the most out of your dirt, make sure these five factors aren't messing with your…
June 22, 2011
Gardening doesn't have to drain your wallet when you carefully strategize your approach. With just a few basic steps, you…
May 2, 2011
Dirt isn't only delicious -- it's also nutritious and helps our immune systems to function at optimal levels. Yes, we…