Citizen Science: From Soil to Sky
Learn how to understand your soil and explore global environmental soil issues by becoming a citizen scientist.
Where can you find all sorts of useful and important information about your environment? You might be surprised to know it’s beneath your feet, in the soil. On this course you will discover interesting things about your own soil and become part of the new GROW Citizen Observatory European-wide community. You will collaborate with other growers and scientists to discover the impact global soil practices have on major issues like the environment and food growing.
Now is the time to make a difference, join us, improve your soil and become a citizen scientist!
by the end of the course you will be able to describe the type of soil you have including details such as soil texture and stone content to explore how soil health influences plant growth and the environment compared to different approaches to growing food.