Farms Under Threat is American Farmland Trust’s multi-year initiative to document the status of and threats to America’s agricultural land while at the same time offering policy solutions to save that land.
These are upcoming soil health events of interest taking place in New York State and nationally.
The Soil Health Institute in 2019 embarked on one of the largest projects to learn about the best ways to quantify soil health.
New research from UC Riverside: Domestication yielded bigger crops often at the expense of plant microbiomes.
Like petrichor, that pleasant, earthy smell from the soil, that accompanies a rain after a long dry spell?
New research suggests these smells are from bacteria trying to attract invertebrates, such as springtails, who feed on the bacteria and help to disperse their spores.
Due to the ongoing situation with COVID-19 the Cornell Soil Health Laboratory is temporarily closed.