Dan Kittredge joins me to talk about building soil, soil health, and plant nutrition.
Dan, a lifelong farmer and founder of bionutrient.org launched The Real Food Campaign (RFC) in 2008, to empower and educate farmers towards the production of quality food for the improvement of human health. His experience managing organic farms and developing sustainable agriculture techniques has connected him to farmers in Central America, Russia, India and the U.S.
Today Dan’s not only going to talk about how we can identify and quantify crop quality, he’s also going to discuss how to increase crop quality in the field, predominantly by improve the soil.
He will cover topics such as:
- Minimize tillage
- Mineral balancing
- Irrigation to maintain constant hydration
- Foliar spraying
Dan cover’s a lot in this episode. To learn more about Dan and his work visit BioNutrient.org.