Learn about a fascinating and crucially important matter!
Soils are not just dirt! We often think so, because soils are hidden below-ground, out of sight. But did you know that soils are home to over one quarter of all living species? Or that globally soil are the largest terrestrial carbon pool? Soils also clean our drinking water, are a source of raw materials, and they are 3-D archives of our natural and also cultural history.
Here's some other stuff that might interest you
Soil survey - the basics
On why and how we do soil surveys, and what the outcomes of a soil survey look like.
Visual Soil Assessment (VSA)
Self-assess your soil
Use our guides to assess soil quality easily, quickly, reliably and cheaply on a paddock scale.