Oct 27, 2014 · 2014 is the year of the Soil Health Test. This test is getting a lot of publicity in 2014. Organizations like the NCRS are promoting the value of soil health. As world population and food production demands rise, keeping our soil healthy and productive is of paramount importance.
Sep 30, 2017 · Thermophilic (thermo- means "hot or heat") bacteria grow best in warm to hot temperatures, or 122 to 158 degrees F. Examples of thermophilic bacteria are Bacillus flavothermus and Thermus aquaticus. Bacillus flavothermus is a spore-forming bacteria found in soils. Thermus aquaticus lives in hot water.