Title: Visual Soil Assessment VSA Field Guide
Author: Graham Shepherd
Blurb: The Visual Soil Assessment method described in this Field Guide provides land managers and environmental authorities with a simple tool to assess and monitor soil quality as the basis for plant performance. This guide book brings forward to the user soil and plant sciences by presenting graphic images of soil, pasture and crops in good, moderate and poor condition for scorecard entry. The method to assess the effects of soil condition on plants is clearly explained and validated in science. Having the knowledge literally at your fingertips to physcially assess in detail your primary growing asset becomes powerful and invaluable – and for many is the missing link in holistic soil management.