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Date: 26 Nov

TCRG success at the National Soils Conference

Published date: 26/11/2018

Recently the members of TCRG (Brian, Yui, Ivanah & Katherine) as well as other UNE staff and students (Lisa Lobry de Bruyn, Sajanee Gunadasa and Karl Anderson) attended the 2018...

Date: 19 Nov

UNE success at National Soil Judging Competition

Published date: 19/11/2018

Ivanah Oliver, Kirsten Drew, Sajanee Gunadasa, Emily Sears, Robin Shannon & Brian Wilson (coach) represented UNE at the 6th Australian Soil Judging Competition held in Canberra. The team spent two...

Date: 20 Aug

Ivanah at the 21st World Congress of Soil Science in Brazil

Published date: 20/08/2018

During the week of the 12-17th August, Ivanah atteneded the 21st World Congress of Soil Science. The WCSS is held every four years and the premier gathering from soil scientists...

Date: 03 Aug

Apsara Amarasinghe joins TCRG

Published date: 03/08/2018

Recently Apsara Amarasinghe arrived from Sri Lanka to commence her PhD studies with the Terrestrial Carbon Reseach Group. Apsara’s PhD research will be looking at soil biodiversity and nutrient dynamics...

Date: 05 Apr

TCRG at Sydney Royal Easter Show

Published date: 05/04/2018

If you were at the Sydney Royal Easter Show recently you may have seen Ivanah and ‘Mottly’ wandering around the Farm of the Future pavillion. This year UNE showcased their...

Date: 22 Jan

Ivanah wins best PowerPoint presentation at UNE Post-Grad Conference

Published date: 22/01/2018

On the 16th-17th January 2018, Ivanah presented at the 2018 UNE Post-Grad Conference. She presented her finding of research about the contribution and stability of root carbon inputs into soil....

Date: 05 Dec

World Soil Day 2017

Published date: 05/12/2017

HAPPY WORLD SOIL DAY!! Each year the 5th of December is a day worth celebrating; not just for soil scientists and fanatics alike, but for anyone living on this planet....

Date: 06 Oct

UNE come 3rd at Australian Soil Judging Competition

Published date: 06/10/2017

  During the last week of September the 5th Australian Soil Judging Competition, was held at Toowoomba, Qld. Three students; Ivanah Oliver, Imogen Semmler and Liz Marshall, represented UNE in...

Date: 05 Oct

Rubeca wins best student oral presentation award at SOM 2017

Published date: 05/10/2017

Rubeca Fancy presented her work at the 6th International Symposium on Soil Organic Matter, Harpenden UK and won an award for the Best Student Oral Presentation in her session. This conference has...

Date: 29 Sep

Reconciling desktop sampling versus field sampling

Published date: 29/09/2017

This blog is a little anecdote about even with the best of intentions and a lot of desktop legwork ecological field sampling often doesn’t quite go to plan. Recently the...