Cranfield University is delighted to announce that, for the fifth time in its history, it is the proud recipient of a prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize. Cranfield is one of only eight institutions to have won the award on five or more separate occasions.
The latest IUSS Alert (Number 149) for November 2017 is now available here
Remember that all BSSS Members enjoy complimentary membership of the International Union of Soil Sciences as part of their annual subscription fee.
The Sustainable Soils Alliance held its official launch at the Houses of Parliament on 23rd October 2017.
The event was hosted by Rebecca Pow MP and featured a number of guest speakers including;
The British Society of Soil Science will be holding its 71st Annual General Meeting on World Soils Day, Tuesday 5th December 2017 commencing at 4.15pm and running until 5.30pm. The meeting will take place in the Seligman Theatre at the Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrew's Place, Regents Park, London NW1 4LE
The overuse of veterinary antibiotics in animal production and the subsequent land applications of manure contribute to increased antibiotic resistance in soil.