Soils at Manaaki Whenua

Our research

Explore our new and ongoing research to understand soil system complexity.

Our projects

Learn how new, smart soil science brings together the key strands of irrigation technology, soil carbon, soil biota, and more.

Our soils people

Meet the Manaaki Whenua staff working on soil-related topics.

Our Publications

Discover a wealth of soil-related publications and multimedia items.

Our Soils Laboratories

Our laboratories offer a wide range of tests covering laboratory and field physical analyses of soils.

National Soils Archive

The National Soils Archive (NSA) holds our physical soil samples once regular analyses have been completed.