Soil Carbon – What is it and how do we measure it?

Last week we looked at the important role of carbon in plant growth and soil health (Read “Building Soil Carbon on Your Farm”). Soil carbon and its sequestration have become major buzzwords in agriculture and are getting a lot of attention from spectators worldwide.  Climate change and the perceived demise of our cropland has piqued … More Soil Carbon – What is it and how do we measure it?