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Old 05-28-2012, 10:11 AM
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Originally Posted by Smallaxe View Post
Another portion from the article:

* "Farms and ranches are provided with soil, water, and sunlight. The
challenge is to feed the soil, harvest sunlight and farm sustainably to make
a living now and in the future." *


This article seemed to forget about "AIR" being in the soil as a necessary component for the soil food web... do Ag crops not need air for the roots or the microbes?
Stable soil aggregates are critical for water infiltration and gas
exchange, both of which are essential to crop production.


Last time I checked Air was a Gas.
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