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Wisconsin Soil

As world population and food production demands rise, keeping our soil healthy and productive is of paramount importance. These resources are designed to help you understand the basics and benefits of soil health and learn about Soil Health Management Systems from farmers who use them.

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Soil is the hidden, secret friend, which is the root domain of lively darkness and silence.

Francis D. Hole

Wisconsin Soil Resources

Field Office Technical Guide (FOTG)
Wisconsin Soil Data Mart
Soil Health
Soil Education
Technical Soil Services
Soil Survey
The Wisconsin State Soil
Land & Soil Judging

Natural Resource Concern

For more than 80 years, the NRCS has been a pioneer in conservation, working with landowners, local and state governments, and other federal agencies to maintain healthy and productive working landscapes.

Jennifer Smith

State Soil Scientist

Michael England

Assistant State Soil Scientist

Jamie Patton

State Soil Health Specialist

Craig Surman

State GIS Coordinator

Kristin Foehringer

State Working Lands Climate Smart Specialist