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WSD Virtual Soil Judging (National)


World Soil Day

Virtual Soil Judging Competition 2020

Sponsored by BeneTerra

Monday, 30 November, 2020 at 12.00 – 1.30 pm AEST (Qld time)

Winners will be announced during World Soil Day events

on Friday 4 December 2020

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Joint SSA & NZSSS Conference WSD Virtual Event



Prof John McLean Bennett CPSS – SSA Past President

The Hon Penelope Wensley AO – National Soils Advocate

Dr Carol Smith – Norman Taylor Memorial Lecture

Prof David McKenzie – Professor of Materials Physics – University of Sydney

Dr Andrew Biggs CPSS – Soils Judging Prize Presentation

Assoc Prof Luke Mosley CPSS – SSA Federal President

Friday 4 December, 2020

8.30 am – 11.10 am AWST (Perth)

11.30 am – 2.00 pm AEDT (Melb/Syd)

10.30 am – 1.00 pm AEST (Cairns)

1.30 pm – 4.00 pm NZT

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SSA Victorian Branch WSD
Dr Ian Sargeant 3 Minute Thesis Competition


SSA Victorian Branch is calling for nominations for the 2020 Ian Sargeant Student Awards.  This is a Live Zoom competition for ‘Best Presentation of Soil Related Research’ to be held on Friday 4 December 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm AEST.

Show us your research – quick and dirty.
To nominate, send a recording of your presentation to Vic.Secretary@soilscienceaustralia.org.au.
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Download a copy of the story of Dr Ian Sargeant.

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SSA South Australian Branch AGM 2020


SA Branch 2020 Annual General Meeting


SA Pioneers in Soil Science Lecture

10 December 2020


Each year the SA Branch of Soil Science Australia honours an individual

who has made a significant and lasting contribution to the field of soil science.

This year we are pleased honour the contributions of Professor Rob Fitzpatrick

with a lecture from Dr. Mark Thomas.


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