The British Society of Soil Science began its 70th anniversary celebrations at the Royal College of Physicians in London at an evening reception on Tuesday 21st March 2017.
The Patron of the Society, His Royal Highness The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO attended the reception and met many of the invited guests which included past 9 Presidents of the Society.
Land (Open Access Journal) has announced a Travel Grant for Postdoctoral fellows or PhD students involved in land use and land cover change, land systems science and land management etc.
The grant is 800 Swiss Francs and is to be used for a student to attend an international conference between 1st June 2017 and 30th May 2018.
What knowledge, experiences and skills should every young person have, relating to food, farming and the countryside? This is a chance for you to have a say on this important question.
FACE needs your help to produce a clear guide for teachers, government, resource providers and the food and farming sectors themselves so that ultimately, every young person can fully appreciate the important role that farming and food supply plays in their own lives and in wider society.
Soil AgRIA Doctoral Training Centre
There are seven Soil Technology Innovation studentships being funded by Rothamsted Research and Cranfield University as part of a new Agricultural Research and Innovation Accelerator (AgRIA) based at Rothamsted.