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Celebrate the soil on World Soil Day

#WorldSoilDay focuses on importance of healthy soil to healthy lives.

World Soil Day is held annually on Dec. 5 to focus attention on the importance of healthy soil and to advocate for sustainable soil management, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization. The first World Soil Day was celebrated on Dec. 5, 2014.

Here's what people are tweeting about #WorldSoilDay. 

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