The Week in Soil

The Week in Soil

With the publication of draft clauses for the Environment Bill comes responses from green groups and a call for written evidence for the EAC/EFRA inquiry; plus the Resources & Waste strategy, a nationwide metaldehyde ban, research in to urban soils, new medicinal properties found in clay, new tools to monitor sustainable fertiliser usage and much more from this Week in Soil.

The Week in Soil

The Week in Soil

This Week in Soil includes the NFU’s inaugural environmental farming conference, research in to soils’ moisture retention following fire, conservation agriculture in China, the UK’s pesticide control post-Brexit and leftovers from last week’s World Soil Day.

The Week in Soil

The Week in Soil

Tesco & WWF team up to boost sustainability, debating the definition of public goods, the importance of preserving nature to protect our natural medicine source, reconsidering fertiliser use, the discovery of new giant viruses and a Soil & Water Conservation Act in the Philippines - all in our latest Week in Soil.

The Week in Soil

The Week in Soil

How to monitor invertebrates, the Sustainable Landscapes initiative to clean up soil and water, payment for public goods, antibiotics found in ‘sacred clay’, Asian jumping worms and the discovery of the oldest soil - and life forms - on the planet in our latest Week in Soil.