Healthy soil is the basis of our food systems

Stephen Burns
Updated November 28 2023 - 1:03pm, first published 11:00am
Riverine Plains Inc chief operating officer Dr Sara Hely strikes a Grecian pose to celebrate World Soil Health Day on 5 December. Photo: supplied
Riverine Plains Inc chief operating officer Dr Sara Hely strikes a Grecian pose to celebrate World Soil Health Day on 5 December. Photo: supplied

Such is the inescapable presence of soil, upon which we walk, drive, plough, harvest, that it's existence is too often taken for granted.

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Journalist, Wagga Wagga

Jackaroo on Merino sheep studs in the Riverina, a lifetime working on the land with sheep, cropping and cattle. Graduate Charles Sturt Uni with degree in Business and a Dean's Certificate. Graduate C.B. Alexander Agricultural College

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