American farmers still use many pesticides banned in Europe, thus damaging the soil. Now activists are raising their voices.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/pesticidi-usa-1.jpg532800Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-07-14 11:00:272021-07-15 14:52:56Pesticides rule in U.S. farmland as 146,000 MT of banned chemicals are in place
The New York State Senate passes the Soil Health and Climate Resiliency Act. Objective is cutting the impact of agricultural practices on climate change by increasing adaptation and caring for the soil
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Schermata-2021-07-12-alle-17.27.38-1.png7421506Emanuele Isoniohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngEmanuele Isonio2021-07-13 11:00:072021-07-15 23:57:56Climate-friendly agriculture: New York passes Soil Health ActUGA CAES/Extension Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 Generic (CC BY-NC 2.0)
Healthy diet is crucial for changing global trends. Food insecurity is affecting 155 mn people while obesity is growing in Southern Europe
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/agricoltura-sostenibile.jpg533799Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-07-12 11:00:582021-07-15 14:52:44Sustainable agriculture is the leading way to a healthy diet, FAO says
As soil allies, microbes are a resource for people' immune systems. Protecting biodiversity therefore means preserving our health.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/suolo-salute-1.jpg600800Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-07-07 11:00:012021-07-07 08:37:43Microbes and biodiversity. Here’s why a healthy soil is so important for human healthEuseson Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported (CC BY-SA 3.0)
ECA Report: between 2014 and 2020, more than a quarter of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) resorces were allocated for climate change mitigation. But greenhouse gas emissions have not decreased
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/corte-conti-ue-1.jpg587800Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-07-05 11:00:262021-07-15 14:52:19EU CAP didn’t help to tackle climate change despite €100 bn in 7 years, Court of Auditors says
The 7th report "Bioeconomy in Europe" by Intesa San Paolo: the total turnover in 2020 is worth 320 billion, with 2 million employees.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/recycle-5591472_1280.jpg8961280Emanuele Isoniohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngEmanuele Isonio2021-07-02 11:00:372021-07-02 13:31:35The post-pandemic crisis does not scare the European bioeconomyEliana López Pérez Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
A long battle has led Liz Chicaje Churay to her most important goal: 868K hectares of Amazonia are now protected
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/Liz-Chicaje-Churay-1.jpg432580Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-06-25 11:00:022021-06-21 17:52:01Liz Chicaje Churay, twenty years of struggle for land and biodiversityEcomondo
Ecomondo 2021 selects new proposals to protect soil health. Abstract submission deadline is scheduled for June 30.
https://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/06/ecomondo-2021-1-scaled.jpg19202560Matteo Cavallitohttps://resoilfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/logo_resoilfoundation.pngMatteo Cavallito2021-06-24 11:00:402021-06-23 19:13:27New solutions for soil: Ecomondo call for papers is still open
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.
To receive updates about Re Soil Foundation activities, sign up to our newsletter.
Click on the different category headings to find out more. You can also change some of your preferences. Note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our websites and the services we are able to offer.
Essential Website Cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our website and to use some of its features.
We provide you with a list of stored cookies on your computer in our domain so you can check what we stored. Due to security reasons we are not able to show or modify cookies from other domains. You can check these in your browser security settings.
Other external services
We also use different external services like Google Webfonts, Google Maps, and external Video providers. Since these providers may collect personal data like your IP address we allow you to block them here. Please be aware that this might heavily reduce the functionality and appearance of our site. Changes will take effect once you reload the page.
Google Webfont Settings:
Google Map Settings:
Google reCaptcha Settings:
Vimeo and Youtube video embeds: