Ear to the Ground No. 257: The House that Biology Built

Tillage can do a lot of things, but building soil isn't one of them. Soil expert Steve Lawler and Minnesota farmer Jon Jovaag talk about the importance of using nature as a guide when preparing a seed bed and bolstering the soil's structure.

• For more information on how to build soil health profitably, check out LSP's Soil Builders page.

• Want to learn how a roller crimper helps protect soil and suppress weeds without using tillage or chemicals? Check out this University of Wisconsin video.