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Do You Know the Difference Between Organic Material and Soil Organic Matter?

By   /  May 11, 2020  /  Pasture Health, Soil  /  Comments Off on Do You Know the Difference Between Organic Material and Soil Organic Matter?

This article comes to us from Eddie Funderburg, Ed.D., Senior Soils and Crops Consultant at the Noble Research Institute. Since we talk a lot about soil organic matter, we thought this breakdown would be helpful. Of all the components of soil, organic matter is probably the most important and most misunderstood. Organic matter serves as […]

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Researcher Looking to the Future of Legumes and Nitrogen-Fixing

By   /  May 16, 2016  /  Pasture Health, Soil  /  Comments Off on Researcher Looking to the Future of Legumes and Nitrogen-Fixing

Nitrogen fertilizer costs are going up, and will continue to rise. Dr. Judy Grossman of North Carolina State University is concerned about the impact that will have on our future, so she’s doing the research now to help us better understand how legumes and microbes work together to fix nitrogen in the soil.  Her goal […]

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Rhizobia = Free Nitrogen!

By   /  September 28, 2015  /  Pasture Health, Soil  /  Comments Off on Rhizobia = Free Nitrogen!

We like free things, and while this isn’t exactly free since you’ll have to add the legumes, it’s a good way to add some forage and some fertility to your pastures.

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