NDVI – Normalized Difference Vegetation Index It tells us about the active biomass level of a field or crop. We would discount non productive areas… Read More »Suggested Indexes for Land Management and Outcome Monitoring
Healthy soil is teaming with life in the form of billions of microscopic soil organisms. A teaspoon of healthy soil can contain more soil microorganisms than there are people on earth. The soil microorganisms found in healthy, or “living soil,” have important functions including converting nutrients for plants, building soil structure, improving how soil absorbs water, and allowing the soil to draw down and sequester more carbon.
This is a practical and unique explanation prepared by Andrew Millison as part of an Oregon State University’s Online Permaculture Design Certificate Course. Keyline Design… Read More »Keyline design explained in a unique way
Two conversations in this series of interviews conducted by Lizzie Rivera for the Patagonia Regenerative Organic Agriclture initiative stand out. John Chester on the acceleration of change and Norbert Niederkofler on a new concept of local food sources.