National/International Educational Resources
Soil Foodweb Inc.
Environment Celebration Institute
Soil Health Institute
National Resource Conservation Service

Soil and Water Conservation Society
Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (
Rodale Institute

Local/Midwest Educational Resources
Renaissance Soil
Haviland Earth Regeneration
Sustainable Farming Association of Minnesota
Land Stewardship Project
U of M Extension Service

Local Soil-Friendly Gardeners and Landscapers
Organic Bob
GivingTree Gardens
Land by Hand

HomeGrown Land Design
Green Guilds

Soil Health Resources for you!
Content produced by Renaissance Soil, a St. Paul MN-based nonprofit specializing in soil health education and offering soil, compost, and compost tea microscopy along with soil-friendly garden consultations.

Healthy Garden Soil

Compost Recipe

New Garden Bed with Soil

New Garden Bed with Mulch

Soil Biology Primer by the USDA
Gardening with Nature by Dr. Carole Ann Rollins and Dr. Elaine Ingham
Mycelium Running by Paul Stamets
Radical Mycology: A Treatise on Seeing and Working with Fungi by Peter McCoy
Teaming with Microbes by Jeff Lowenfels
Teaming with Fungi by Jeff Lowenfels
Teaming with Nutrients by Jeff Lowenfels
Dirt: The Erosion of Civilizations by David Montgomery
The Hidden Half of Nature by David Montgomery
Growing a Revolution by David Montgomery
The Earth Moved: On the Remarkable Achievements of Earthworms by Amy Stewart
Worms Eat my Garbage by Mary Appelhof
The Wizard and the Prophet by Charles Mann
Soil Microorganisms and Higher Plants by N.A. Krasil’nikov