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Job Posting: BC Ministry of Agriculture – Nutrient Management Specialist

Click HERE for job posting  Posting Title LSO AGRL 2 – Nutrient Management Specialist Position Classification Licensed Sc Off Agrologist 2 Union PEA Location Abbotsford, BC V5T 5E3 CA (Primary) Salary Range $56,662.05 – $70,770.36 annually Close Date 7/12/2018 Job Type Temporary Assignment (TA) Temporary End Date 8/1/2019 Ministry/Organization BC Public Service -> Ministry of […]

Job Posting: BC Ministry of Agriculture – Agrologist

Job Posting: BC Ministry of Agriculture – Agrologist

BC Ministry of Agriculture Burnaby, BC Agrologist Salary $56,662.05 – $70,770.36 annually – An independent administrative tribunal, the Agricultural Land Commission (ALC) is the provincial body responsible for administering the provincial Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR), governed by the Agricultural Land Commission Act (ALCA) and Agricultural Land Reserve Use, Subdivision and Procedure Regulation. The Commission is […]

Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies

Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies

Applications are invited for the 2018 Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies.  One scholarship of $2,000 will be awarded.  Please read the scholarship guidelines carefully before completing an application. Deadline for application is 11:59 pm ET, May 25, 2018. Visit the link here.

Job Posting: Canadian Society of Soil Science – Office Manager/Registrar/Book keeper

Job Posting: Canadian Society of Soil Science – Office Manager/Registrar/Book keeper

  Find the job posting here: http://csss.ca/wp-content/uploads/CSSS-Office-Manager.pdf The Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS) is a non-governmental, non-profit organization for scientists, engineers, technologists, administrators and students involved in professional soil science. Its goal is to nurture the discipline of soil science in Canada and ensure its relevance in the future. CSSS is seeking a new contractor […]

ALR Consultation: Protecting Farmland and Farmers

ALR Consultation: Protecting Farmland and Farmers

Important information regarding the ALR Consultation Process: Letter from Art Bomke: Protecting Farmland and Farmers Revitalization of the Agricultural Land Reserve and the Agricultural Land Commission Visit the website to find out more information: https://engage.gov.bc.ca/agriculturallandreserve/

Thanks to all participants of the 2018 Spring Workshop/AGM

Thanks to all participants of the 2018 Spring Workshop/AGM

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Volunteer Field Assistant – Delta Farmland & Wildlife Trust / UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems

Volunteer Field Assistant – Delta Farmland & Wildlife Trust / UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems

The Delta Farmland & Wildlife Trust / UBC Faculty of Land and Food Systems is looking for volunteers to assist our research team and field crew with sampling from April 1st to May 10th. Click on this image for more information! Deadline to apply is March 30, 2018.

Student Poster Competition

Student Poster Competition

The PRSSS Annual Poster Competition for students is happening at the Spring Workshop and AGM. This is a great opportunity to showcase your ideas and projects related to soil science. There will also be cash prizes (1st – $300, 2nd – $200 and 3rd – $100). Register for the workshop if you want to participate.

Canadian Biosolids and Residuals Conference 2018

Canadian Biosolids and Residuals Conference 2018

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Registration Now Open for 2018 PRSSS Spring Workshop and AGM

Registration Now Open for 2018 PRSSS Spring Workshop and AGM

Our Annual Spring Workshop and AGM is taking place on Saturday March 24, 2018. Registration closes on March 16. Click on the image for more information and to register.