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.

The Week in Soil

The Week in Soil

The soil news highlight this week has been Prime Minister May’s announcement of the first UK Environment Bill in over 20 years. In other news, we look at how improving soil health can help to feed the world sustainably, consideration of what exactly constitutes a healthy soil, and how examination of soil cores has revealed insights in to the history of Ecuador dating back as far as the 1500s.