Soil Health

Hover over the Information sheet for a brief description; Click on the shovel and paper clip(s) for the activity and accompanying attachment(s); Click on the start button for a video introduction to the activity. (Note: many of the activities were written for the Indiana 4-H Soil and Water Science curriculum. Contact ncarroll@purdue.edu for more information.)

Title Introduction Activity Attachments Video
Conservation Color Clues   
Economics of Soil Health   Economic Prespective
How Healthy Soil Looks & Smells   Figure1,SoilColors   Healthy Soil Well Structured  Unlock Farm Potential Look of Health of Soil   
Increasing Soil Organic Matter   Healthy Soil OM   Healthy Soil Covered  Healthy Soil Till  
Soil Monitoring

Agricultural Soils Read About Soil Health

 Slake Test   

     

Urban Agriculture