fbpx

Soil Management Practices

For farmers looking on best soil management practices, studying the way that organic farmers handle fertility in their fields is an excellent start. In this guide to using the right tools to building soil health for organic farmers, we’ll be covering soil health management practices that work for both organic and conventional farmers alike.Β 

Soil management practices include:

  • Soil Sampling
  • Manure Based Fertilizer
  • Cover Crops
  • Liquid Organic Fertilizers
  • No Till Farming Methods
  • Weed Control
  • Crop Rotation
  • Biological Pest Control

The Guide To Improving Soil Health in Organic Farming

Sustainable soil management practices, in general, cost more than those of the conventional farmer applying a one time liquid nitrogen.Β 

When considering your overall soil health, especially for organic farming, soil health management is a must do.Β 

Due to the generally more expensive nature of soil health management in organic farming, we must consider practices that work now and in the future.Β 

The complete guide to managing soil health

Soil management varies considerably. 

1. Soil Sampling

2. Manure Based Fertilizer

3. Cover Crops

4. Liquid Organic Fertilizers

5. No Till Farming Methods

No till farming has soared in popularity, especially for it’s benefits for organic weed control in the organic farming community.

6. Mechanical Weed Control

One thing that’s important to note is the fact that we are not “no till” organic farmers. We encourage the use of mechanical weed control in organic farming, including the use of tine weeders, cultivators, flame weeders, and weed zapping devices. 

Tine Weeders

Tine weeding is one of the single most important methods of weed control in organic farming. 

Cultivators

Flame Weeders

Weed Zapping

7. Crop Rotation

8. Biological Pest Control

Get A No Hassle Quote

Get a quick, no-hassle quote on anything delivered to your farm. We pride ourselves on an unmatched level of service from start to finish and deliver anywhere in the United States. Try us, I dare you.

Get A QuoteΒ 

Get a quick, no hassle quote on anything we carry.

We pride ourselves on an unmatched level of service from start to finish and deliver anywhere in the United States. Try us, I dare you.

Get a Quote

The Minimum Pellet order is 25 Tons (one semi-load) – Fill this out, we’ll be in touch!