Peter Griffin posted in agriculture • carbon • Christine Jones • crops • soil • soil carbon on June 28th, 2010.
A visiting soil scientist says that conventional farming practices prevent soil from increasing its carbon content – soil carbon is important for healthy soil and healthy crops. Soil is also able to store more carbon than trees and other plants. An excerpt: (read in full here) “They say increasing carbon storage in soil can reduce […]
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