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SoilsWest acts to identify and connect soil scientists and partnering organisations to a range of different skills, opportunities and capability for the delivery of more integrated soil research in Western Australia.
Improving connectivity from the lab to the farm gate
We aim to deliver highly valued, industry relevant research to agriculture by providing a hub for soil scientists and industry in Western Australia with a straightforward and unique philosophy. SoilsWest believes there is an opportunity to identify and connect scientists and partnering organisations to a range of different skills and capability for the delivery of more integrated soil research in Western Australia.
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SoilsWest’s AGGREGATE – NEWS & EVENTS hub has the latest and most exciting stories from the world of soil in Western Australia and beyond.
First soil map of terrestrial and blue carbon highlights need for conservation
New Curtin University research has identified the most carbon-rich soils in Australia are in areas that are most threatened by climate change.
Hidden carbon: Fungi and their ‘necromass’ absorb one-third of the carbon emitted by burning fossil fuels every year
New research shows mycorrhizal fungi may quietly be playing a bigger role in storing carbon than we thought.