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What is a Natural/Sustainable Agriculture System?

Let us be clear what we are doing with our work in these natural soil habitats. We are building or strengthening soil habitats with LIFE. The main word is ‘LIFE.’ To sustain this Life requires foods – minerals – both trace and major/minor nutrients. In a form the bugs (the LIFE) can eat! It requires energy. We believe soil LIFE is best referenced as the ‘soil foodweb.’

It is this soil food web that is nature’s preferred delivery system between the organic and inorganic systems, between the available and unavailable nutrients, and out of that energy for growth, disease resistance, nutrient retention versus leaching, top soil staying in place rather than eroding away – and yes, even rebuilding that lost top soil...

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