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A New Method for Measuring Plant Available Water Capacity Helps Document Benefits of Biochar-Soil Mixtures

Posted by Karen Hills | May 18, 2020
This is part of a series highlighting work by Washington State University (WSU) researchers through the Waste to Fuels Technology Partnership between the Department of…

Just-In-Time Soil Health

Posted by Andrew McGuire | April 1, 2020
How much is enough soil organic matter? “The more, the better” is often the assumed answer, or at least as much as the native soil…

Check it Out: Can Biochar Be Used for Carbon Dioxide Drawdown in Washington State?

Posted by Karen Hills | March 25, 2020
This is part of a series highlighting work by Washington State University (WSU) researchers through the Waste to Fuels Technology Partnership between the Department of…

How does regenerative agriculture reduce nutrient inputs?

Posted by Andrew McGuire | February 4, 2020
“When you start farming regeneratively, you rely a lot less on external inputs, such as fertilizers…"  – Tom Tolputt One of regenerative agriculture’s extraordinary claims…

No-Regrets Strategies that Benefit Ranching Operations and Provide Climate Resilience

Posted by Georgine Yorgey | January 21, 2020
Ranchers already manage multiple risks—including those related to economics, production, the environment, and weather. Climate change represents an added risk, but one that is challenging…

New Perspectives at The Tilth Conference

Posted by Daizy Dehnke | December 23, 2019
My name is Daizy Dehnke, and I’m a sophomore majoring in Organic and sustainable agriculture at WSU. For some important background context, I don’t have…

Understanding Native Tilth

Posted by Tomyia Wallace | December 20, 2019
When I explained Tilth to my friends and family, I was forced to truly consider what Tilth meant to me and how it compared with…

A look into the Tilth Conference

Posted by Ryan Sample | December 18, 2019
I was lucky enough to be given the opportunity by the CSANR to travel to Yakima and attend the annual Tilth Conference 2019 with some…

Small Steps to Big Change

Posted by Jennifer Miller | December 16, 2019
This weekend at the Tilth Conference 2019 in Yakima, WA I realized something about change. There are so many issues and projects that need support:…

Reflections on the 2019 Tilth Conference

Posted by Sarah Nehring | December 12, 2019
Wow! What a lot of information, perspectives, experiences, and interesting conversations packed into one weekend. From the Swan Dance performances by the Yakama Nation to…
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