Soil Science Conference of Malaysia (SOILS 2019)

Event date: 
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 to Thursday, April 18, 2019
Event venue: 
Hotel Equatorial, Melaka, Malaysia
Event description: 

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

​Sustainable soil management and conservation is one of the key environmental, social and economic issues faced in the world today. Increasing global population, globalization of markets, reduced soil fertility and increased of combination of chemical and mechanization have placed greater pressure on soil resources.

​The SOILS 2019's theme, ''Sustainable Soil Management and Conservation'' embodies a resonating drive for academicians, researchers, industries, institutions, agencies and organizations to discuss on current issues and efforts on soil management to achieve greater sustainability of soil resources.

​OBJECTIVES

​1. To share knowledge & recent information on sustainable soil management and conservation in agriculture and plantation sector.

​2. To promote interdisciplinary and inter-organization networking or collaboration towards achieving sustainable soil management and crop production.

​TOPICS / SCOPES

  • Management of plantation soil

  • Management of peat and other wetland soils

  • Soils genesis and classification

  • Soil physical and conservation

  • Soil fertility and nutrient management

  • Soil microbes and health

  • Soil management for land improvement

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