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Video: Factors driving nitrogen fertiliser decisions in WA
A comprehensive survey of West’ Australian grain growers has revealed the key factors that most influence grain producers’ fertiliser strategies.
While the economics of rising nitrogen fertiliser costs have been hitting grain growers hard around Australia, growers have revealed that agronomics – especially around the amount and distribution of rainfall, play a surprisingly significant role in determining fertiliser decisions.
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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.