BSSS Fellow Professor Lorna Dawson CBE (James Hutton Institute) was interviewed by Edi Stark in "Stark Talk" on BBC Radio Scotland.
The programme can be heard here
On a recent visit to Japan Professor Rattan Lal was interviewed by Forbes contributor Bruce Y. Lee.
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Recent flooding in the Midwest has brought attention to the complex agricultural problems associated with too much rain. Data from the past three decades suggest that excessive rainfall can affect crop yield as much as excessive heat and drought. In a new study, an interdisciplinary team from the University of Illinois linked crop insurance, climate, soil and corn yield data from 1981 through 2016.
The British Society for Soil Science undergraduate prize for the best final year dissertation on a soils related topic, was present to Matthew Carter, 22, from Stansted, Essex by Dr Ed Dickin.
Senior lecturer in Soil and Water Management, Dr Paula Misiewicz, said: "Matt Carter studied BSc (Hons) Agriculture with Mechanisation.