Soil-specific briefing notes, articles, and consultation responses from the SSA team, Science Panel and Strategic Advisory Board. All our outputs are available for you to view, download and print.
Soil Health & Tree Disease: A Practical Workshop
The SSA joined forces with Treework Experimental Practice and others to deliver a one-day practical workshop in soil assessment approaches to tree health, sweet chestnut ink disease and dieback.
Greenwich Park, June 2018
Soil: Private asset or public good?
Dr Anna Krzywoszynska argues for a whole-system change for achieving soil health, and the need to bridge the tension for farmers between productivity and environmentalism.
Groundswell, July 3 2018
Soil Champion appointed to Natural Capital Committee
SSA Science Panel Chair, Professor Chris Collins, has been appointed to the committee which advises government on the importance of natural capital for sustainable economic growth, health and wellbeing.
Defra, June 20 2018
Taking the Initiative to Deliver Soil Health for Agricultural Soils
The SSA are delighted to be joining a new initiative to increase understanding and improve the health of soils across UK farmland for generations to come.
Cereals, Cambs, June 13 2018
A brighter future for farming and our countryside
Summary & full report from the Sustainable Soils Alliance following the Defra / Sustain workshop
April 10 2018
The 25 Year Environment Plan: Grounds for Optimism or Barren Landscape?
SSA report following the event organised and hosted by the Sustainable Soils Alliance
Westminster, 13 March 2018
A Green Future, Our 25 Year Plan to Improve the Environment
SSA written submission to the Environmental Audit Committee inquiry
Call to Action
The Sustainable Soils Alliance 8 policy asks to form the pillars of a coherent and ambitious future soils strategy
Launch report & policy asks
Full report of the SSA Parliamentary Launch including contributions, policy asks and moving forward
23 October 2017
Report & discussion points
The SSA report of our initial Alliance Commitment Meeting including attendees, goals and discussion points
16 December 2016