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Soil Science Australia would like your help!

30th January 2017

BD-107 AS 5181 Public comment closing 06/02/2017 - Australian Standard "Use and installation of turf as an erosion, nutrient and sedimentation control measure"

Soil Science Australia is participating with Horticulture Australia to develop an Australian Standard "Use and installation of turf as an erosion, nutrient and sedimentation control measure". 

The committee’s work during 2016 culminating in a public comment period, will close on 06 February 2017. 


BSSS in partnership with BSAS and BGS present Winter Meeting 2017

19th January 2017

Update : Abstract Submission Deadline has been extended to Monday 30th January 2017

The British Society of Soil Science is working in partnership with the British Society of Animal Science (BSAS) and British Grassland Society (BGS) to present a two day winter meeting on 28th February and 1st March 2017 on the mineral nutrition of the soil/plant/animal.


Researcher uncovers influence of microorganisms on soil carbon storage

18th January 2017

With more than 7 billion microorganisms in the soil, it's no surprise we still have a lot to learn about them and their impact on the environment. A West Virginia University researcher is uncovering critical information about these tiny organisms under our feet, which although small, can have a huge impact on the environment.


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