Fertility And Soils
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"Stevens said the main advantage to no-till systems is a long-term effort to protect soil from erosion, as well as the degradation of organic matter that tilling causes. When soil is aerated, microbes take off, munching up all the carbon much faster than they otherwise would. That leads to a loss in soil quality that drags yields down over time."
http://www.agweb.com/article/no-till-study-showing-benefits-if-farmers-stick-with-it-apnews/

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Fertility And Soils
Fertility And Soils