Archive: September 2021

Soil science critical to food production in a climate challenged future

From Australian University Science magazine: Australian farming is backed by a century of soil science critical to our capability to support food production in a climate challenged future. Read the full story....

Farmers consulted in investment round

Planning for the next round of Soil CRC research investment has begun....

Five minutes with a farmer group – SPAA

SPAA is Australia’s leading independent precision agriculture research, development, and extension organisation. ...

Building soil knowledge in grower groups

This project has successfully increased the soil knowledge and technical capacity in grower groups, Landcare groups and NRM organisations....

New expertise joins the Soil CRC

The Soil CRC will increase its soil research capacity with two distinguished scientists joining one of its partner universities. ...

Five minutes with a farmer group – Facey Group

Facey Group aims to bring the community together to explore new farming methods and systems to improve the economic, social and environmental sustainability of their region. ...

Investing in the future of soil research

An important feature of all CRCs is building capacity for the future, and the Soil CRC is no different. ...

Project Update: Regenerative Farming Systems

This Soil CRC project aims to test a suitable research approach to quantifying the effectiveness of regenerative farming systems for improving soil performance. ...

Discovering soil like a mystery novel

Sepide Abbasi is a Soil CRC PhD student studying at the University of Newcastle....

Soil scientists gather from around the country

For those who live and breathe soil research, the 2021 Joint Conference of Soil Science Australia and the New Zealand Society of Soil Science was the place to be....

Supporting women in STEM

Two Soil CRC researchers, Dr Yanju Liu and Dr Penny Cooke, have successfully completed the veski inspiring women STEM sidebyside program....

AORA Conference 2021 – Recycling organics for better soil health

The Australian Organics Recycling Association (AORA) held their annual conference in the Hunter Valley in June....