National Soil Conservation Week (April 20th – April 26th 2014)
Semaine nationale de la conservation des sols (20 au 26 avril 2014)
In the spirit of sustainability between conservation and agriculture and to celebrate World Wetlands Day on February 2, Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI), CropLife Canada, Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC), and Soil Conservation Council of Canada (SCCC) have joined together for a shared policy position that Canada can and must do more to protect our country's wetlands in agricultural landscapes.
January 31, 2014
Canadian farmers are world leaders in developing and adopting soil management practices that are changing the face of Canadian agriculture. Those developments will be in focus during National Soil Conservation Week, April 21 to 27, 2013.
April 17, 2013
Don Lobb, conservation leader, innovator and farmer, has been named an Honorary Life Member of the Soil Conservation Council of Canada (SCCC). "Don has been a leader on many fronts and his efforts are an example of how soil management on farms anchors all of agriculture and food production," says SCCC president, Don McCabe in making the announcement.
April 15, 2013
Alberta conservation leader, John Hermans, has been honored for his lifetime of achievement and leadership in soil and water conservation by the Soil Conservation Council of Canada (SCCC). Hermans was inducted into the Canadian Conservation Hall of Fame in Ottawa, March 5, 2013.
March 6, 2013
There's real progress in Ontario soil management says extension leader Adam Hayes
April 9, 2012
The Protector Newsletter
- Rinse, remove and return your empty pesticide and fertilizer containers
- Peace River Forage Association busy
- Environmental initiative in Newfoundland and Labrador
- World Congress 6 on Conservation Agriculture update