Soil microbes influence trees' behavior and forests' impact on climate change, says a study by Indiana University.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/indiana-1.jpg600800Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-03-12 11:00:122021-03-17 09:38:38Which are the best performing trees for climate mitigation? Soil tells usPeter Facey Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0)
In UK more than a tenth of waste meant for recycling is sent to incinerators. A Channel 4 investigation exposes the climate risks.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Marchwood_Incinerator_-_geograph.org_.uk_-_1107922-1.jpg427640Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-03-10 11:00:582021-03-10 19:13:36“Waste-to-energy is the dirtiest form of electricity production after coal”
The UN Agency's Intergovernmental Technical Group on Soils (ITPS) has defined healthy soil as "the ability to sustain productivity, diversity and environmental services of terrestrial ecosystems". A starting point for setting comparable indicators on sustainable land management
CREA center launches the SOMMIT project to identify the best trade-off between fertility, CO2 sequestration and greenhouse gas emissions.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/compost-1.jpg600800Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-03-05 11:00:052021-03-05 18:36:40More fertility, less emissions. A new project will identify the best mix for soil and climate
From bullfighting to biodiversity. How a former Colombian bullring will be transformed into a garden. An awareness-raising project in a country that has already set an ambitious program for the protection of its native species
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EJP Soil, the joint EU research program on climate and soil, gets into action. From sustainable agriculture to CO2 sequestration, there is a wide range of issues to explore. The goal? Providing new solutions for Europe and the Planet.
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Presentation event for the EU Soil Mission. Against degradation and cementification we need best practices and political choices.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/ireland-landscape-fields-dublin-preview.jpg485728Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-02-25 11:00:032021-03-02 10:08:01Laws, innovations, agriculture: time to take care of EU soil with concrete measures
ECBPI Manifesto unveiled. Here's why the circular bioeconomy is an opportunity for soil and the economy.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/compost-1.jpg633950Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-02-24 11:00:332021-03-10 18:42:36There’s no green transition without bioeconomy
It’s beneath our feet but we never think about its value. We tread on it, we mistreat it, but a healthy, fertile soil means life. It’s time to take care of the soil and each one of us can and must make a difference.
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