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The Hans Jenny Memorial Lecture in Soil Science - The Genius of Soil

Garrison Sposito holds the Betty and Isaac Barshad Chair in Soil Science at Berkeley. He was a personal friend of Hans Jenny for nearly 30 years. Professor S...

An introduction to Soil Security

Prof. John Quinton gives an introduction to soil security. These videos were produced as part of a NERC funded Doctoral Training Programme as a collaboration...

Soils Sustain Life -- Soil Science Society of America

Soils sustain life on earth. Soils play a critical role in food production, environmental, and water management issues. This video features several soil scie...

Soil Science

University of Illinois Extension lecture on Soil Science.

Soil Science Society of America: The Story of Soil and Dig It Exhibit Preview

In response to growing concerns about the condition of some of the world's soils, the Soil Science Society of America has launched a series of three public s...

Soil Science & Plant Nutrition ALM114 Lecture 10

This is lecture 10 on the topic of plant nutrients from a plants perspective. This subject is part of the Agricultural degree offered at NMIT. Please visit t...

Soil Science 1. Sampling and Profiling Soil

Directions on how to sample and profile soil.

Soil Texture - Environmental Science

Learn all about soil texture and how to test for clay, silt and sand. There are more free homework lessons at www.HippoCampus.org.

Soil Science Institute at KSU June 2011

The National Soil Survey Center sponsored the Soil Science Institute at Kansas State University in Manhattan, Kansas, June 6-24, 2011. The intensive 3 week c...

Student Talk - Plant & Soil Science

Chris, a student in the UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems, discusses his experience taking courses in the Applied Biology program.

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Iowa Public Radio
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:24:50 -0700

Iowa is nestled in the center of America's breadbasket; one of our most precious resources is beneath our feet. But it's a resource in jeopardy. Kristin Ohlson, author of “The Soil Will Save Us,” says farming practices are largely to blame for the lack ...
USDA.gov (press release) (blog)
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:00:00 -0700

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack hosted the world's eight best soil judges last week after they earned the top spots at the 1st International Soil Judging Contest in Jeju, South Korea, in June. The Natural Resources Conservation Service Soil Science ...
Herald Scotland
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 19:03:45 -0700

Yes, the World Congress of Soil Science is to take place at the Scottish Exhibition Centre, and it's expected to attract 3000 delegates from around the globe even though it's not until 2022. I'm told it is regarded as the premier soil event in the ...

Irish Independent

Irish Independent
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:30:00 -0700

Mark Plunkett and David Wall. Published 27/08/2014 | 02:30. 0 Comments; Share. Soil sampling is an important task for tillage farmers ahead of the 2015 growing season. Putting a proper soil management plan in place now will help maximise yields in 2015.

Harvard Gazette

Harvard Gazette
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 06:52:30 -0700

Occupying the third floor of the Arboretum's Hunnewell Building, the library and companion archives contain 40,000 volumes, covering topics including plant and garden history, plant disease, landscape design, soil science, and dendrology. The ...
Middletown Press
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:30:00 -0700

Sipperly, who has a background in soil science, said a postponement may actually be in the trees' best interests. It is always, he said, “better to plant later in the fall than it is to plant early in the fall. The cooler temperatures, usually we have ...
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 08:11:15 -0700

Robertson was familiar with UNL agronomy professor Don Lee's teaching in genetics and biotechnology, and they partnered with him and University of Nebraska's Plant and Soil Science eLibrary to develop and evaluate the app. Grace Troupe, one of Lee's ...
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 21:41:15 -0700

The report on soil health noted that over the last five years, AGRA has helped train 4,800 extension workers and 134,000 lead farmers, while also supporting more than 170 students—half of whom are women—studying soil science and agronomy at African ...

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