Tools for Soil Health - Overview
This five-minute segment in the Soil Health, A Montana Perspective video series provides a general overview of the soil health topic.
Tools for Soil Health - No Till
This five-minute video discusses no till. No till is a method of farming that does not disturb the soil with tillage; but simply plants a crop into the previous crop’s residue and the undisturbed soil.
Tools for Soil Health - Crop Rotation
This five-minute video discusses crop rotation. A conservation crop rotation increases crop diversity by growing different types of crops in a planned cropping sequence.
Tools for Soil Health - Cover Crop
This five-minute video discusses cover crop. Cover crops have traditionally been used to reduce erosion or add nitrogen to soil. But they do even more.
Tools for Soil Health - High Stock Density Grazing
This six-minute video discusses high stock density grazing. Livestock are confined to small areas of pasture, generally with portable, electric fence for very short time periods.