30th October 2017
Three awards will be presented at the World Congress of Soil Science in August 2018, to recognise outstanding contributions in three areas. The winners are as follows;
- IUSS Dokuchaev Award for basic research in soil science - John Ryan, Soil Science Consultant based in Ireland
- IUSS Liebig Award for applied research in soil science - Johan Bouma, Emeritus Professor of Soil Science, Wageningen University, the Netherlands
- The IUSS Jeju Award for a young or mid-career soil scientist - John McLean Bennett, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Southern Queensland in Australia
Congratulations to all winners!