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2013.12.20 |

The report of the Global Soil Weeks’ Rapporteurs is out now!

It contains the summaries of the Dialogue Sessions and Plenary Sessions including the Session title: 1.2 Soil carbon management for sustaining agricultural productivity, organised by SmartSOIL.

2013.12.09 |

Pan-European Soil Organic Carbon (SOC) stock of agricultural soils (data available)

The future EU policy in agriculture will utilized SOC as indicator, both as a main parameter of soil quality and as a strategy to offset CO2 emission by C sequestration. However a consistent picture of agricultural SOC stock is missing as well as tools to orient the future policymaker decisions. We estimated a current top SOC stock of 17.63 Gt in…