So What's the Big Fuss About No-Till Agriculture? #COP22

Soil needs nurturing. Like any living organism it requires just the right combination of nutrients and organic matter in order to be healthy. A tenet of conventional agriculture has been to till the fields in preparation for planting, but this is changing, writes allAfrica's Melissa Britz from COP22 in Marrakesh.



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  • No Digging. You Dig? #COP22

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    allAfrica.com
    Publisher:
    allAfrica.com
    Publication Date:
    14 November 2016

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Healthy soils are critical for global food production and provide a range of environmental services.