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Call for Experts on Soil Biodiversity Assessment

Call for Experts on Soil Biodiversity Assessment

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Global Soil Partnership (GSP), the Intergovernmental Technical Panel on Soils (ITPS), the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), the Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative and the European Commission are pleased to launch a call for experts for the establishment of a Working Group to develop a global and regional […]

CSSS/CSAFM Annual Meeting and Rhizosphere5 Conference – July 10-12, 2019

CSSS/CSAFM Annual Meeting and Rhizosphere5 Conference – July 10-12, 2019

2019 Joint Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS) and the Canadian Society for Agricultural and Forest Meteorology (CSAFM) is happening July 10 to 12, 2019 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. More information can be found here. Registration for the CSSS/CSAFM 2019 meeting closes July 1st. You can register here. This joint annual meeting […]

Registration is now open for the 2019 Summer Soil ID Course!

Registration is now open for the 2019 Summer Soil ID Course!

August 6 – 8, Osoyoos, BC. For more information and to register click here  

Job Posting: BC Association of Farmers’ Markets

Job Posting: BC Association of Farmers’ Markets

The BC Association of Farmers’ Markets (BCAFM) has openings for anyone passionate about farmers’ markets and local food systems. They are looking for a full-time contract communications manager and a full-time hourly communications coordinator. Learn more and apply here    

Postdoc Opportunity: Soil Carbon Sequestration Impacts on Global Climate Change and Food Security

Postdoc Opportunity: Soil Carbon Sequestration Impacts on Global Climate Change and Food Security

The University of Guelph is seeking candidates for a post-doctoral fellowship with a focus on scaling up large datasets on soil processes and greenhouse gas emissions to identify climate-smart soil management practices. Research will involve the use of data from long-term micrometeorological CO2 and N2O flux and soil weighing lysimeter experiments designed to identify practices that […]