Richard Suddes, a mixed farmer from Durham, and Tim Parton, an arable farmer from Staffordshire have been awarded the 2017 Soil Farmer of the Year Award as joint winners.
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5th Jun 2017
Source: Grains Research Development Corporation, by Jayn
11th May 2017
The shortlist for the Soil Farmer of the Year competition has been announced today.
3rd May 2017
This article was written by David McLean, the general manager for Resource Conservation Services, who are based in Australia.
3rd May 2017
This article comes from the Soil Science Society of America and was originally published on the 5th April 2017.
New Study from Australia shows livestock production can be part of the solution to lowering carbon emissions
12th Apr 2017
Source: ABC Rural, 6th April 2017
20th Mar 2017
Source: Jess Davies Nature 543, 309 - 311 (16 March 2017) Access it here
6th Mar 2017
The EIP Agri initiative that is run by the Europrean Commission is looking for farmers and experts in Grazing for Carbon to be part of a new focus group.
3rd Mar 2017
This week, Radio 4’s Costing the Earth programme, hosted by Tom Heap was entitled Soil Saviours, and focussed on the very interesting que
20th Jan 2017
Source: Minasny et al (2017), Soil carbon 4 per mille, Geoderma 292, 59-86 http://dx.doi.org/10/1016/j.geoderma.2017.01.