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Deciphering Soil Health Reports: A Guide to RhizeBio’s Comprehensive Analysis

The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) emphasizes the critical role of soil health in sustainable agriculture. According to their report on “Status of the World’s Soil Resources,” healthy soils contribute to increased crop yields, improved water filtration, and enhanced resilience to climate change. They estimate that adopting practices

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Biodiversity

Sustainable Farming Guide: Principles, Techniques, Benefits

  Sustainable farming is a farming practice that focuses on producing food while preserving the environment for future generations. It is a method that addresses the challenges of feeding a rapidly growing population while also considering the environmental and social impacts of agriculture. In this comprehensive guide, we will explore

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Soil scientist testing properties to determine best soil recovery methods.
Soil Data

Farmland Restoration: Soil Techniques for Sustainability

  Soil is indispensable to our existence and the health of our planet, offering vital ecosystem services. It serves as a natural filter for water and essential nutrients for plants to grow and supports agriculture. Healthy soil also provides a home to countless organisms, storing carbon, and preserving biodiversity. Beyond

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Farm field with DNA sequence highlighting nutrient availability through DNA soil testing
AgTech

Biological Nutrient Availability: DNA Soil Testing in Agriculture

  Soil, often called the lifeblood of agriculture, holds many nutrients essential for plant growth. These nutrients act as the silent architects of our crops, determining their health, yield, and quality. However, understanding the true availability of these nutrients to plants has always been a complex puzzle. DNA soil testing

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AgTech

Soil Health Decoded: Data-Driven Sustainability for Farmers

  To truly grasp the significance of soil health, it’s essential to understand its role not just in agriculture, but also in broader ecological systems. As our environments continue to evolve, adopting sustainable agricultural practices becomes not a choice, but an imperative. Data-driven approaches offer promise in navigating this complex

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Soil microbes in petri dish for lab testing.
Biodiversity

The Importance of Soil Microorganisms in Agriculture

  Agriculture, which is foundational to human sustenance, is intricately linked to the layers of soil that cover the earth. Beyond the surface, the soil is alive with microorganisms, each playing a specific role. Beneficial bacteria and essential fungi, among others, work in harmony to support crop growth, ensuring that

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Announcement of RhizeBio's acceptance into Praxis' 2024 Business Accelerator Program.
AgTech

RhizeBio Joins 2024 Praxis Business Accelerator Cohort

  We are thrilled to announce that RhizeBio has been selected for the 2024 Praxis Business Accelerator Program! This momentous occasion marks a significant milestone in our relentless pursuit to revolutionize the agricultural sector, and we are honored to be recognized alongside other innovative ventures from various industries around the

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A tractor dispersing microbial fertilizer across a vast farm field.
Biodiversity

Microbial Fertilizer: A Revolution in Soil Health

  There’s been a rising interest in sustainable solutions to enhance soil health and agricultural productivity, and one foundational approach has been the adoption of biology in the utilization of microbial fertilizers. These innovative products harness beneficial microorganisms’ potential to boost nutrient availability, stimulate plant growth, and address environmental concerns.

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AgTech

The Future of Farming: Top Innovations in AgTech

  In the fast-paced world of farming, Agricultural Technology (AgTech) has become increasingly important in recent years as the world’s population continues to grow. According to research, the world’s population has been steadily increasing, and by 2050, the demand for food will rise by 70% to 100%. AgTech’s innovative solutions

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Pure biological soil sample packed in a plastic bag.
Bioindicators

Soil Genomics: Unraveling the Secrets of the Soil

  Often overlooked, the soil beneath our feet is the foundation of life on Earth. It is a bustling blend of biodiversity full of microorganisms that play a critical role in the planet’s health. One of the most exciting advancements in soil science is the emergence of soil genomics. This

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A farmer carefully testing soil for biological and fertilizer input research.
AgTech

Soil Testing in Agriculture: Enhancing Sustainable Farming

  In the field of agriculture, one crucial factor often overlooked and underestimated is the soil. The soil is not just mere dirt; it is the lifeblood that sustains our planet, providing the nourishment necessary to feed billions of people and fuel agricultural endeavors. However, with the challenges posed by

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soil microbiome
Soil Data

Soil Microbiome Data Can Help Farmers Make Decisions for Years

To get the best yield from their land, farmers need to make informed decisions. That’s why soil microbiome data is so beneficial. With a simple test, farmers get a report they can use to create healthy soil and thriving crops. Plus, one simple test can help with decision-making years after

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biofertilizers alternative to chemical fertilizers
Biofertilizer

How Biofertilizers Can Reduce Chemical Fertilizer Use

In the agricultural industry, soil health has become a major area of focus. As farmers and agronomists look for ways to increase crop yields and reduce the amount of chemicals and pesticides used on crops, biofertilizers are becoming more popular. Biofertilizers are organic fertilizers made from natural sources such as

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nitrogen-fixing bacteria roots of plant
Soil Data

Nitrogen-Fixing Bacteria: Boosting Plant Health, Crop Yields

Nitrogen-fixing bacteria are genuinely marvels of the natural world. They convert nitrogen gas from the atmosphere into biologically available nitrogen. Some have also learned to cooperate with plants and take up residence inside roots. These two processes, called nitrogen fixation and root nodulation, are essential for leguminous plants like soybean

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Soil Data

Modern Soil Testing Services Analyze the Microbiome

Soils are teeming with billions of microorganisms (the ‘microbiome’). These organisms play a vital role in the elemental cycling that sustains plants and all living things in agroecosystems. Unfortunately, traditional soil testing services do not give farmers any insights into the health and functioning of these microorganisms (primarily fungi and

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