Soils Summit


The Soil Conservation Council of Canada (SCCC) recently held its first ever Healthy Agricultural Landscapes photo contest to celebrate the United Nation's International Year of Soils. Out of all the great quality photos submitted, judges have selected three winners.

   December 7, 2015

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Whether you're an amateur or professional photographer, you're invited to enter your healthy agricultural landscape photos into the Soil Conservation Council of Canada's (SCCC) first ever photo contest.

   September 8, 2015

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The Soil Conservation Council of Canada (SCCC) has announced that Dr. David Allen Lobb is the 2015 inductee to the Canadian Conservation Hall of Fame.

   July 20, 2015

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For the 31st annual National Soil Conservation Week, April 19-25, 2015, the Soil Conservation Council of Canada (SCCC) is celebrating the importance of soils and elevating the need for conserving our most essential natural resource.

   April 13, 2015

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A well-known expert on soil health headlines the opening keynote session at the 6th World Congress on Conservation Agriculture (WCCA) on June 23.

   May 6, 2014

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2015 is International Year of the Soil, and from April 19-25, National Soil Conservation Week brings focus to soil care in Canada. We need to consider our record through the ages as we implement soil protection now.

  April 21, 2015

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Sustainable agriculture requires the protection of soil from irreversible alternate use and the care of soil in a way that maintains or improves its capacity to grow crops without compromising the surrounding environment.

  September 3, 2014

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