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GRDC Podcast: Potassium response on loamy soil in Western Australia
GRDC caught up with Murdoch University Professor Richard Bell who’s been investigating K deficiency and K response in long term field trials.
Deborah Bishop interviews Richard Bell from Murdoch University to discuss widespread potassium deficiencies in WA soils and report on the highly successful collaboration between GRDC, DPIRD, SoilsWest, Murdoch University, Summit Fertilisers and CSBP Fertilisers and key research findings for growers and advisors from a long-term field trial in Western Australia, investigating how to maximise profit and efficiency from potassium fertiliser.
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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.
Call for papers describing datasets on soil biodiversity
GBIF has announced a new call for authors to submit and publish data papers on soil biodiversity in a special collection of Biodiversity Data Journal (BDJ).
Job opportunity: Research Fellow, Soil and Landscape Science Group at Curtin University
The School of Molecular and Life Sciences at Curtin University are seeking a Research Fellow to join its Soil and Landscape Science Group.