Soils and Culture

Soil has been very important to cultures since the beginning of time! Did you know that people used clay tablets for writing, pottery, and even funeral rituals? Today, soil is still really important in our art and building. People have written songs and books about the importance that soil plays to society. Did you know people eat soil for health benefits (not recommended)? Soil also had a really important role to play in the historic battles of history. 

 

Follow these pages to learn how soil impacts:

Art

Literature

Human Health and Medicine

Warfare