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.

The Week in Soil

The Week in Soil

There’s good news this week as innovations help tackle desertification, the Soil Health Initiative comes a step closer to defining scientific standards for establishing soil health and the ‘Be the Solution to Soil Pollution’ campaign launches.