Help for Worn-Out Soils


Workshop audio recording from the 2017 MOSES Organic Farming Conference.


Gary Zimmer
Saturday Session I

Worn-out soil can be saved. Learn how you can improve any type of soil, whether by cover cropping, crop rotation, or the addition of soil amendments to balance its nutrient profile. Get practical, farm-tested methods that are useful for field crops as well as vegetable or fruit operations.

Gary Zimmer is a farmer, author, businessman, and educator committed to improving farming through building and maintaining healthy soils. The Zimmer family’s organic farming operation near Spring Green, Wis., established in 1994, produces a variety of crops on over 1,000 acres and includes a 150-cow organic dairy.