The Universty of Maine logo
Cooperative Extension Publications Catalog

Cooperative Extension       Find your county office       Publications       About us       News       Events       Programs

Find out about

Agriculture
Emergency Preparedness
Business & Community
Energy
Home, Family, & Youth
Food & Health
Pests & Plant Diseases
Natural Resources
Yard & Garden
Buy Extension merchandise
Sign up for workshops/events
Research

Site Information

UMaine Extension Publications Distribution Center
5741 Libby Hall
Room 114
Orono, ME
04469-5741
Phone: 207-581-3792
Fax: 207-581-1387

Building Soils for Better Crops

1171

Building Soils for Better Crops
$20.95
Fred Magdoff and Harold van Es. Learn the secret of maintaining a diverse ecosystem below ground to foster healthy crops above. Ecological soil management, as detailed by the soil experts who wrote the book, can raise fertility-and yields- while reducing environmental impacts. Topics explored include increasing soil organic matter, appropriate tillage, animal manures, making and using composts, integrating cover crops into rotations, reducing erosion, and avoiding soil compaction. Also includes practical information such as interpreting soil test results. 240 pages. 3rd edition, 2009.
From Sustainable Ag. Network
Share: Share on Twitter Email This Page


Previous customers who bought this item also bought...
On-Farm Composting Handbook
On-Farm Composting Handbook

$25.00
On-Farm Composting Handbook
On-Farm Composting Handbook

$25.00
Sustainable Vegetable Production from Start-Up to Market
Sustainable Vegetable Production from Start-Up to Market

$38.00
Testing Your Soil
Testing Your Soil
Know Your Soil Series
$0.50