National Soil Health Day started in 2019 after our community recognized a 2008 bi-partisan resolution to celebrate soil health and soil health professionals had led to little action and change. Acres U.S.A. is working to take this resolution to a local level and to foster positive action to protect our soil and education on the importance of sound soil management.
In 2019, we started celebrating National Soil Health Day, starting with the resolution below. Hundreds of people and organizations joined in.
Now, help spread the word all year long. Feel free to share any information on this page, and to contact us with ideas for 2023 and beyond.
Recognizing soil as an essential natural resource, and soils professionals as playing a critical role in managing our Nation’s soil resources.
We/I considered and agreed to:
Resolved, That I (We):