Farm Economics

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June 25, 2019 Testimony of Mr. Ian Cunningham Secretary-Treasurer, National Association of Conservation Districts House Agriculture Subcommittee on Conservation and Forestry Managing for Soil Health: Securing the Conservation and Economic Benefits of Healthy Soils Good morning, Chairwoman Spanberger, Ranking Member … Continued

How to apply the Healthy Soil Principles

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New Mexico’s Healthy Soil Act is based on five soil health principles: ­keeping the soil covered; minimizing external inputs and minimizing soil disturbance on cropland; maximizing biodiversity; maintaining a living root; and integrating animals into land management. Here are some … Continued

What is healthy soil?

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“The soil is the great connector of lives, the source and destination of all. It is the healer and restorer and resurrector, by which disease passes into health, age into youth, death into life. Without proper care for it we … Continued