The abandonment of crops and pastures allows the natural regeneration of bushes and forests and the recolonization of fauna.
City fringe foodbowls supply much of our fresh produce and can increase climate resilience by making better use of wastewater and organic waste. A new roadmap outlines how to protect these foodbowls.
Beyond trucking in hay and water, drought-stricken farmers need money and advice on improving the natural features of their land.
A new international report makes for bleak reading on the state of the world's soils. It predicts that land degradation will displace up to 700 million people worldwide by mid-century.
Katter's Australian Party federal MP Bob Katter said 30% of the Northern Territory's farmland and 22% of Tasmania's farmland is foreign-owned. Is that true?
Africa’s soil crisis calls for quick and creative action. This includes deepening farmers' knowledge about soil microbes.