Episode 12: Prepping the Soil to Not Need Prepping

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This is the second in a series of episodes about strategies for growing double the food with one tenth of the effort.

Tilling can be a lot of work. And while the short-term benefits can be excellent, the long-term consequences are huge. Every time you till, you lose 30% of the organic matter in the soil and destroy the soil structure. There are strategies that lead to better growth and require less water and nutrients.

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