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;
The latest IUSS Alert (Number 148) for October 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 APPG on Agroecology for Sustainable Food and Farming conducted an inquiry into the ways the UK’s withdrawal from the EU and the subsequent new trade agreements could impact UK agriculture and food production, with special emphasis on areas of practice and legislation most likely to impact producers working to sustainable, agroecological standards.
BSSS Member Dr Abdul Rahman contacted the office to request assistance for one of his colleagues. Can you help?
Dr Murray Lark has been in touch to inform the Society that Dr Barry Rawlins died on Friday 29th September two years after being diagnosed with cancer.
Barry led the Sustainable Soils team at the British Geological Survey. He will be known to many in the Society through his varied collaborations, his authorship of papers in the Society's journals and his time on the Council as Chair of the Midlands Soil Discussion Group.