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FUNDING ANNOUNCED FOR THE SOILS FOR LIFE PROGRAM 15 Aug 2019 The Prime Minister announces funding for Soils for Life at the Daily Telegraph’s Bush Summit held in Dubbo. The Prime Minister endorsed the critical…
ESTABLISHMENT OF THE NATIONAL OFFICE OF THE ADVOCATE FOR SOIL HEALTH 15 Aug 2019 The Prime Minister announces the establishment of the office of the National Advocate for Soil Health at the Daily Telegraph’s Bush Summit held in…
CEO’S COMMENT AUGUST 2019 15 Aug 2019 It's a busy and exciting time to be involved in regenerative agriculture. In the Soils for Life office, we've noticed a growing interest and…
LETTER TO THE AUSTRALIAN FROM THE SOIL ADVOCATE 15 Aug 2019 I write in response to your editorial “Time to get on with new dams” (12/8). While properly sited dams have their role, much more…
WORKSHOPS – EARTH CANVAS 15 Aug 2019 Earth Canvas is a project set up by Gill Sanbrook that links six outstanding Australian artists to six regenerative farmers to give their artistic…
HEALTHY SOIL FOR SUSTAINABLE FARMING FIELD TRIAL EVENT 15 Aug 2019 The Loddon Mallee Waste and Resource Recovery Group invites you to take part in a free event for broad acre farming. At Elmore, Victoria,…
NOTE FROM THE CHAIR JULY 2019 15 Aug 2019 For the first time, we have a national objective to restore and maintain the health of the Australian agricultural landscape. The Prime Minister, Scott…
INTRODUCING THE MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER WITH THE SOILS FOR LIFE TEAM 15 Aug 2019 Cecilia Moar is a former farmer and resident of the North-Central, Wimmera and Mallee areas in Victoria. Awarded ABC Rural Victorian Woman of the…
TURNING THE TENNIS COURT INTO TRAIL PLOTS FOR SOIL NUTRITION 15 Aug 2019 The National Soil Advocate Major General Michael Jeffery visited Freeman’s Organic Farm at Currumbin Valley, Qld, on Tuesday 30 July 2019. David Freeman grows…
RESPONSE OF THE ADVOCATE FOR SOIL HEALTH TO THE IPCC REPORT ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND LAND 15 Aug 2019 The IPCC report released on 7 August 2019 addresses land-based ecosystems, land use and sustainable land management in relation to climate change mitigation, desertification,…
CELEBRATING THE IMPORTANCE OF SCIENCE AND INNOVATION 16 Jul 2019 Volume III of Australia's Nobel Laureates is soon to be published. It will be a tribute to the people building a better, more scientifically…
SOILS FOR LIFE NEWSLETTER – JUNE 2019 03 Jul 2019 Read our regenerative agriculture news, videos and partnerships from the past month here.
THE SECRET LIFE OF FUNGI EXPLAINED 02 Jul 2019 One of Australia’s foremost experts on fungi and their ability to produce healthy plants and soils says progressive farmers are using fungi to enhance…
THE SECRET TO “CALM” DURING DRY TIMES: DAVID MARSH 12 Jun 2019 Renowned regenerative farmer, David Marsh from “Allendale” Boroowa, NSW, says one of the most satisfying effects of his change from conventional farming has been…