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Volunteer Position – Society Promoting Environmental Conservation

Volunteer Position – Society Promoting Environmental Conservation

Do you want to learn more about local composts and their use on farms and gardens? Would you like to support the work of SPEC and connect with individuals who have a passion for conservation and sustainability? The SPEC Food Team will be updating its survey of local bulk composting suppliers to give farmers and […]

Soil Technician – McTavish Resource & Management Consultants

Soil Technician – McTavish Resource & Management Consultants

McTavish is hiring some Soil Techs for the upcoming summer! Check out the posting here: Soils Tech Posting_2023

MSc/PhD position in Soil Science at UAlberta!

MSc/PhD position in Soil Science at UAlberta!

The Chang Lab at University of Alberta is looking for an outstanding student to fill an MSc/PhD position for an NSERC-funded project. The main objective of the project is to understand the impact of agricultural amendments on soil carbon and mineral nutrient storage, greenhouse gas emissions, and crop productivity in agroecosystems in Alberta. Extensive fieldwork […]

Research Section Head – BC Ministry of Forests

Research Section Head – BC Ministry of Forests

The BC Ministry of Forests is hiring a Research Section Head! Position Description: The Research Section Head for the Thompson-Okanagan Region plays a critical role, where they act as a Research Scientist in their subject area and support the delivery of the Provincial Research Program. Specifically, the role of the Research Section Head is to […]

Stantec – Soil Scientist/Project Manager

Stantec – Soil Scientist/Project Manager

Stantec is hiring a Soil Scientist in BC! Check out the posting here

3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, 2021

3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference, 2021

The 3rd Global Soil Biodiversity Conference is scheduled for November 1-3, 2021 in Dublin, Ireland. The conference theme is Science as a basis for the sustainable use and conservation of soil biodiversity. For more information visit their website at http://gsb2021.ie

SOIL – I Dig it! BC Institute of Agrologists, November 16, 2019

SOIL – I Dig it! BC Institute of Agrologists, November 16, 2019

Vancouver and Fraser Valley Branches present: “Soil – I Dig it!” November 16th, 2019 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm Location: SFU (Simon Fraser University) Surrey Campus, 250 – 13450 – 102 Avenue, Surrey, Room 5240 http://www.sfu.ca/campuses/maps-and-directions/surrey-map.html Please join us for a Professional Development event where we hear from speakers discussing all things soil. Topics may include enforcement […]

BC Institute of Agrologists Scholarships

BC Institute of Agrologists Scholarships

To support future agrologists in achieving their career in agrology, the BC Institute of Agrologists awards up to two $1500 scholarships annually. Scholarship applicants must be: enrolled in a degree program in a recognized British Columbia post-secondary institute enrolled in 3rd or 4th undergraduate degree program or a post-graduate (Masters) program full-time or part-time (no fewer […]