soil

Features

Digital platform provides information that will help increase crop productivity and improve soil health.

Blogs

Don’t underestimate the crucial role nitrogen plays in cereal-based agroecosystems and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

Explainers

The most essential nutrient in global crop production is also one of the most challenging to work with.

Features

Researchers take stock of the fertilizer recommendation tools in available in Ethiopia in support of the country’s National Soils Strategy.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
News

Rattan Lal receives agriculture’s highest distinction for developing sustainable farming practices that conserve soils and contribute to climate change mitigation.

Nutrition, health and food security
Publications

CSISA publishes policy and research note on how to develop balanced nutrient management innovations in the region.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

Soil conservation means food security for farmers in Malawi.

Innovations
Blogs

Experts are developing data and dashboards to advise policymakers about the cost and feasibility of liming to increase maize productivity.

Innovations
News

Using existing sources of information, quantifying soil organic carbon would be a first step to increasing it, a crucial way to support climate change mitigation and agricultural resilience.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

A new study explores how conservation agriculture in southern Africa supports spider populations and diversity, which could help mitigate pest damage.

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Features

“At the production stage, soils have an important role to play in reducing carbon emissions.”

Climate adaptation and mitigation
Blogs

If we take care of our soils, our soils will take care of us.

Nutrition, health and food security
News

The maps include information on soil PH, organic matter, total nitrogen, clay content and boron content.

Nutrition, health and food security
Features

The initiative will serve to develop comprehensive soil information at scale for the states of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar and Odisha

Nutrition, health and food security