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Soil Health Case Studies

Eight compelling and easy-to-read two-page soil health economic case studies were developed by American Farmland Trust (AFT) through a 2018 USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Conservation Innovation Grant (CIG). AFT's project is called, “Accelerating Soil Health Adoption by Quantifying Economic and Environmental Outcomes & Overcoming Barriers on Rented Lands.” The case studies feature almond farmers in California, corn-soybean farmers in Illinois and Ohio, and diversified crop farmers in New York.

Author
Justin Bodell, Brian Brandt, Emily Bruner, Paul Lum, Michelle Perez, Aaron Ristow
Publisher
Washington, DC: American Farmland Trust and USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Page Numbers
2
Publication Date
July 30, 2019
Publication Type
Fact Sheets and Technical Memos
State
California, Illinois, New York, Ohio
Keywords
Agricultural Economic Development, Conservation Policies and Programs, Environmental Benefits

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