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Get your soil tested this spring
April 25, 2018April 25, 2018
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Get your soil tested this spring

Nutrients in the soil must be in the proper balance for optimal growth and production of lawn and garden plants. Soil macronutrients including nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium, calcium, and magnesium are needed in high amounts and are essential to the plant life cycle. Other nutrients are needed in trace amounts and include iron, cooper, and zinc. ...

What does it mean to be certified?
April 11, 2018April 11, 2018
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What does it mean to be certified?

Consumers may notice a new label on the supermarket shelves this summer. Approximately 15 farmers met in Vermont last month to create the standards for an additional product label under the organic certification program.  They plan to roll out the new label with a test pilot program of 20-60 farms.  The move comes five months...

Rally: Keep the Soil in Organic!
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Rally: Keep the Soil in Organic!

Please join us for a rally to “Keep the Soil in Organic!”  We’ll be convening at the Whole Earth Center, Princeton’s homegrown natural foods grocery. This rally is part of a larger group of rallies happening everywhere.  Please see keepthesoilinorganic.org for more!

Rally: Keep The Soil In Organic
October 20, 2017October 20, 2017
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Rally: Keep The Soil In Organic

Please join us for a rally to “Keep the Soil in Organic!”  We’ll be convening at Princeton’s homegrown natural foods grocery, the Whole Earth Center on October 21st 2-4 pm. Bring a drum or a tambourine and support soil-based organic agriculture! This rally is part of a larger group of rallies happening everywhere.  Please see keepthesoilinorganic.org...

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Carbon Sequestration Workshop

Carbon plays a critical role in soil biology and plant life, forming an essential building block of cell structure, minerals and molecules, and the carbon dioxide that enables plant restoration. It’s estimated that simply the top 12 inches of soil contain over 700 GigaTons of carbon globally – with capacity for at least 136 GT...