Soil Health Can Improve Quickly with Conservation Tillage

Outlet: Minnesota Farm Guide

February 15, 2014

Today’s crop farmers raise and manage tiny livestock that need some care to thrive. Bacteria, fungi, bugs, earthworms and other organisms live in the soil. They digest residue and root exudate to make organic matter that improves the health of the living soil. These things living in the soil actually help crops to thrive and yield well.