Healthy soils essential for healthy food production

Healthy soils are our base for food production 95% of our food is produced directly or indirectly in the soil Healthy plants with a lot nutrients in them feed us humans and animals and thus a healthy soil directly determine our healthiness.

A healthy soil has all to do about soil life, structure and nutrients. Humus is a substance which involves all those parameters. Humus isn’t the same as organic matter but we can easily measure organic matter that’s why it appears on most soil analyses. Maintaining organic matter is the most important thing growers should do worldwide. A soil low in organic matter and soil life is a dead soil.

A soil low in organic matter and soil life is a dead soil as you can see on Youtube.

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