Healthy Soils for Sustainable Cotton

To quantify, expand, and verify the productivity and environmental benefits of soil health management systems used by cotton producers. Using micro-communities of cotton growers utilizing soil health practices, where growers can learn from mentors and regularly discuss tactics with peers over three years, the program will create a groundswell of producers pioneering soil health systems on their farms, as described below.

Complete
Innovation

Participants

Sponsors
Soil Health Institute
Cotton Incorporated
Walmart
University of Arkansas
Texas A&M Agrilife Research
National Cotton Council of America
Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
University of Georgia

Project Details

Status
Complete
Pathway
Innovation
Metric
Energy Use
Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Irrigation Water Use
Land Use
Soil Carbon
Soil Conservation
Water Quality
Crops
Cotton
Natural Resource Concern
Climate Change
Ecosystem Conservation
Soil Health
Water Quality
Water Scarcity
Geography
Arkansas
California
Georgia
Mississippi
North Carolina
Texas
Virginia

Contact

Primary
David Lamm
Soil Health Institute
Affiliate