An international team of researchers including Western Sydney University are collaborating on a new Global Soil Biodiversity Network (SoilBON) program to collectively advance knowledge of the world’s soil biodiversity.
Efforts to adapt to a rapidly changing climate are entirely dependent on protecting the life in our soils. These are among findings compiled by more than 300 researchers for the United Nation's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).
The Centre is investigating the ability of the cotton industry to adapt under extreme weather conditions and climate change. The cotton industry needs to identify risks associated with these climate events and develop adaptation strategies to maintain productivity.