Technical Resources

Physical Properties

Chemical Properties

Biological Properties

Soil Health Concerns

Five Principles of Soil Health

Mentor Network

Interested in talking to another producer or technical experts about how they have used soil health practices? Take a look at this network of individuals willing to mentor and answer your questions! Giving Advice, Finding Solutions, and Building Connections for Healthier Soil, Healthier Crops, Healthier Livestock, and Healthier People.

Soil Health Assessment Card – English

The South Dakota Soil Health Coalition has created a Soil Health Assessment Card which agricultural producers of all types, ranchers, gardeners, and others can utilize on site to assess their current level of soil health. Download the current version of the card, and utilize it in one of your fields, or production areas today! Contact us if you would like a Soil Health Technician to visit with you about your results or assist you in completing the card.

Soil Health Assessment Card – Spanish

 ¡Ya está disponible una versión en español de la tarjeta y se puede descargar accediendo a este enlace!

News & Events

“Cover Crop Chats” With SDSHC Directors 7/3

“Cover Crop Chats” With SDSHC Directors 7/3

Join us this Friday, July 3rd, for a chance to chat all things cover crops with a few of our very own SDSHC Directors! Pre-registration is required to gain access to the Zoom Meeting and the flyer above contains details on how to do so. This is the last of our...

“Cover Crop Chats” With SDSHC Directors 6/26

“Cover Crop Chats” With SDSHC Directors 6/26

Join us this Friday, June 26th, for a chance to chat all things cover crops with a few of our very own SDSHC Directors! Pre-registration is required to gain access to the Zoom Meeting. The flyer above includes details on how to join us, the next discussion is...

“Cover Crop Chats” With SDSHC Directors 6/19

“Cover Crop Chats” With SDSHC Directors 6/19

Join us this Friday, June 19th, for a chance to chat all things cover crops with a few of our very own SDSHC Directors! Pre-registration is required to gain access to the Zoom Meeting. The flyer above includes details on how to join us, keep an eye out for upcoming...