Soils for Life Blog

SOILS FOR LIFE BLOG


THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF SOIL BIOLOGY 13 Dec 2012 case studies have demonstrated that by supporting the biological activity in their soil, they can increase the nutrient availability, health and productivity of their…
IMPROVING THE CARBON CONTENT OF SOIL 06 Dec 2012 last week's post for why that's important. Soil organic carbon (SOC) is the main constituent of soil organic matter (SOM). SOM is formed by…
WHY ‘SOILS FOR LIFE’? 29 Nov 2012 last week and you can understand how a good cover of vegetation helps hold the soil together in extreme weather events such as flooding…
THE REGENERATIVE SOIL-WATER-VEGETATION CYCLE 22 Nov 2012 Together in a natural system, soil, water and vegetation - supported by a constant flow of solar energy - provide a regenerative cycle. Improving…
ABOUT THE SOILS FOR LIFE BLOG 20 Nov 2012 Soils for Life aims to encourage and support the wide adoption of regenerative landscape management by Australian farmers and land managers. To achieve this,…