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A Better Way to Farm Podcast

Sep 6, 2021

The A Better Way to Farm team is always on the lookout to providing you with tons of information that you can learn to implement into your farm and go forward to further increase those yields with each farm season.


In today’s episode, Rod has a lot to share on the proper management of organic matter in your soil. And this especially points out to humus, in particular. What are the facts we need to uncover? Be ready to listen and learn again! Let’s go right in and gain better ways to make our soil management skills better this time. Come and join us! πŸ˜‰ πŸ˜‰ πŸ˜‰



Episode 64 Highlights


  • 00:42 What is your definition of an organic matter ❔❔❔


  • 01:17 Γ  The process of organic matter conversion πŸ‘


  • 02:10 The story of a grower and his organic matter πŸ‘¨β€πŸŒΎ


  • 03:15 When working with your soil, remember this πŸ‘ˆ


  • 03:59 Is it a shortcut or a long cut ❓❓


  • 04:21 Are you selling your stocks? Listen to this first πŸ‘‚


  • 05:10 More about organic matter and your soil …



  • 07:31 The right sulphur to nitrogen ratio πŸ‘Œ


  • 07:50 Points from Neal Kinsey's Agronomy book shared here πŸ“ƒ


  • 08:34 Advantages of adequate organic matter βœ”βœ”βœ”


  • 09:30 The more fertilizer you use, the more you have to use πŸ˜‰


  • 10:38 Discover how important humus is and what it can do to help us πŸ‘ˆ


  • 11:23 What do we need to not do??


  • 12:05 Listen to Dr. Kinsey’s story on this one grower he worked with ß


  • 13:36 Do remember: wet tillage really hurts organic matter ❌


  • 14:15 So how are we going to build this right ⁉


  • 14:25 1 - stop doing what destroys it. Watch THIS!


  • 15:06 2 - increase root size with proper fertilization πŸ‘Œ


  • 16:05 Lastly, use WEX for increased root mass πŸ‘ πŸ‘ πŸ‘


  • 17:08 Bottom line βœ…βœ…βœ…


  • 17:31 Want to know more on this subject Γ  call or text 6 4 1 9 1 9 1 2 0 6


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