Information on cropping soils, Kraznozem (now classified as Ferrosol) topsoil structure, growing green manure crops to improve soil structure, deep ripping and drainage.
In this topic
- Deep RippingDeep Ripping is a very common practice. Here farmers and experts highlight many benefits from deep ripping soil.
- Organic MatterThe gradual decline in soil organic matter in Tasmania occurring under continuous cropping may leave soils more susceptible to damage and less resilient to stress.
- Soil Compaction & Controlled Traffic FarmingThere are many myths and misunderstandings surrounding soil compaction and controlled traffic farming systems, and the use of tracked versus wheeled machinery.