HydroStraw All In 1 BFM Includes a Registered Fertilizer

HydroStraw All In 1 BFM is also registered as a fertilizer throughout many states within the U.S.  When All In 1 BFM is applied at 5,000 lbs / Acre it will provide 50 Units each of (NPK) Nitrogen, Phosphorus and Potassium to the Acre.  All In 1 also contains additional beneficial bacteria and soil amendments […]

Is Your Soil Naked?

A healthy soil is covered all year long.  Soils natural cover is straw produced by the vegetation in which exists within each environment.  The straw acts as an armor protecting it from the elements and provides a habitat for many living organism’s.   These living organisms within the covered soil are a great indicator of a healthy soil.  Whether the vegetation has provided the […]

How long does it take for topsoil to form?

The Soil Society of America provides great insight on how and why soil is essential to life.  Below is an article written by soilsmatter2011. Q: I recently came across a fact that said, “It takes more than 500 years to form an inch of topsoil.” Could you tell me more about this? What’s the actual […]

Soils, Culture, & People

Soil is a part of our daily lives. It gives us our food, clothing and shelter. Soil is a natural resource that performs wide ranging services from cleaning our water to providing a surface for our sports fields. Soil even improves our lives with artistic beauty and cultural richness. The soil on this earth is […]

IYS Soils & Climate

Soils help moderate global temperatures, store carbon, and can preserve records of past climates. Soil is a precious natural resource that has significant interactions with Earth’s climate system, but it can’t do its job if we keep disturbing it. When soils are allowed to interact with the plants and water systems they were meant to […]

Soils and the Products We Use

All of our food, and many everyday objects that we use, depend on soil as their natural resource.  No matter where you live, there is soil under you.  And, it is a resource we need to protect, because soils sustain life. Watch Here or for more information please visit www.soils.org

Coverage Equals Vegetation

    Coverage Equals Vegetation Our industry tends to think if the site is flat, that a reduced mulch rate will be sufficient.  On disturbed soil sites Hydro Straw Hydraulic Mulch acts as the bandage to help heal the soil.  You wouldn’t put half of a bandage on to fix your son’s or daughter’s skinned knee would you?  Complete mulch […]

Soils Support the Natural Environment

Which soil is under your feet? Well, that depends on where you are. But, no matter where you live, soils protect the natural environment around you. No matter where you live, there is soil under you. And, it is a resource we need to protect, because soils sustain life. Watch Here or for more information […]

Soils Support Health

  There are millions of microbes living in soil… and they help suppress disease.  In fact, we learned how to make many of our modern medicines from these microbes!  Soil keeps us healthy in other ways, like providing nutrients for our food.  Some soil microbes can even clean polluted soil!  Healthy soils mean healthy humans. Watch […]

Soils Are Living!

      Soil is a living, dynamic natural resource. It helps us sustain life–our food, clothing and shelter come from soil. But soil doesn’t do it’s job alone. Animals large and small–including microscopic–live in soil. This biodiversity is critical to a healthy world.  Watch Here or for more information please visit www.soils.org