View Post

Soil: Standing on a Solution to Climate Change

July 28th, 2017 Ireland could fight climate change without lifting a finger. Well, maybe a green thumb or two. Kate O’Brien explains. When we look over Ireland’s rich tapestry of green or the purple moor grass and black bog rush of the countries blanket bogs, …

View Post

Legislation needed to protect European soil, new EU study finds

A new report published by the European Parliament’s committee responsible for scrutinising the European Commission’s agricultural policies has highlighted the threats facing soils across Europe. The report – prepared by academic experts from Wageningen University, Aarhus University and the University of Cordoba – was presented …