Give students a deeper understanding of core science concepts as they discover the complex world of soils using these unique and engaging digital explorations.
Soils are the foundations on which we build everything in our lives, but not all soils are created equal! Learn more about the different soil across the US.
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Plants, like people, require nutrients to grow. See if you can find the right mix of water, air, and nutrients to nurse this plant back to health!
N,P, & K are vital nutrients to growing a healthy crop. Learn more about these nutrients and why we test soils to ensure the proper amounts of N,P & K are present.
Make sure your friends and family know about the importance of soil science in feeding our growing world. Share From the Ground Up: The Science of Soil today.