Category: News

Project Update: New sensors to measure soil nutrients

This project is developing novel technology to directly measure soil chemical status, soil hydraulic characteristics and water retention influencing nutrient movement in a cost-effective way. ...

Policy makers discuss soil organic carbon on Earth Day

Policy advisers and decision makers involved in climate change and soil-related policy heard about soil organic carbon. ...

Five minutes with a farmer group – FarmLink

FarmLink is a member-led farming systems group, based at the Temora southern NSW. ...

CRC Alumnus – Dr Michael Crawford

Dr Crawford’s story starts in 1994 as a PhD student at the CRC for Soil and Land Management, one of the very original CRCs. ...

Soil CRC announces Penelope Wensley as new Patron

The Soil CRC has announced the Honourable Penelope Wensley AC as its new Patron. ...

Students learn from experience

The Soil CRC PhD student cohort participated in a workshop where they learned about communicating their research and gained some valuable career insights from some of our most experienced researchers....

Cover crops trials continue

Take a look at the update from the summer crop trial site at Wagga Wagga for the Soil CRC Project Plant based solutions to improve soil performance. ...

2021 Participants Meeting a success

Participants enjoyed the sharing of ideas and research, the discussions and the connections they made....

PhD Student Profile: Xiangyu Liu

Xiangyu loves that his research with the Soil CRC isn't all based in a lab. ...

Biochar: an ancient waste-to-value product

From AU Manufacturing: A miracle all-in-one soil improver, waste disposer and planet saviour, or a biomassive waste of time?...

Five minutes with a farmer group: Birchip Cropping Group

BCG is one of the largest farming systems groups in Australia. ...

Serious research making a practical difference

It’s the combination of agriculture, science and making a practical difference that inspires Soil CRC research scientist, Dr Richard Bell....