Reducing Drought Stress with Healthier Soils with Dr. Karl Wyant

There is a connection between microbiomes, soil health/structure, and drought resilience. In this podcast, Dr. Karl Wyant, VP of Ag Science at Heliae Agriculture, helps us understand how to build healthier soils that can: 

  • mitigate drought stress
  • improve water holding capacity
  • improve erosion resistance
  • improve nutrient use
  • sequester carbon
  • reduce externalities
  • improve profits

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You can email Dr. Karl at

Learn more at Phycoterra's website

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Additional resources:

Heliae's Soil and Health Drought Brevia

Find out more about soil health at the Soil Health Institute website

Check out this article on drought-resilient crop production

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