Caterpillar Tunnels & Soil Health – Sustainable Farming Association of Minnesota

Growing in a covered space seems to be a trend for many local vegetable growers and there is good reason in our northern climate. To help measure the soil health both inside and outside of a caterpillar tunnel, farmers can use a soil health report card with four easy soil health tests. Here are a series of reports from Sarah Lindblom of Solar Fresh Produce in Buffalo, MN, who received a Mill City Farmer Market Next Stage Grant to study and demonstrate caterpillar tunnels.   La Vie en Rows, Phase 1 “Keep the Soil Covered” Click HERE         Phase 2 coming soon! Other Articles by Sarah Lindblom: “The Power of One: Seeds” “The Garlic Belt” Back to Crow River Chapter Homepage

The Principles of Green and Sustainability Science Book —

The Principles of Green and Sustainability Science is published by Springer Nature, the world leading research, educational and professional publisher ORDER BOOK DOWNLOAD E-BOOK About This book uses the concept of sustainability in science to address problems afflicting the environment, and to devise measures for improving economies, societies, behaviors, and people.  The book pursues a scientific approach, and uses scientific evidence as the basis for achieving sustainability.