Even in winter, there is an abundance of life in the soil IF WE LET IT LIVE. we must be aware and reduce the compaction, the logging, the monoculture farm methods. Concerning healthy soil - "In a single tablespoon of soil, there are 50 billion microbes alone. Although invisible to the naked eye, microorganisms are essential to healthy soils because they effect its structure (or tilth) and fertility."
this piece is for sale but custody not available until Sept. 13 ($1200)