UN World Soil Day

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Today is World Soil Day 2020 (#WorldSoilDay) and its campaign Keep soil alive, Protect soil biodiversity aims to raise awareness of the importance of maintaining healthy ecosystems and human well-being by addressing the growing challenges in soil management, fighting soil biodiversity loss, increasing soil awareness and encouraging governments, organisations, communities and individuals around the world to commit to proactively improving soil health.

This years’ campaign urges us to focus our attention on the workers belowground from tiny bacteria to agile millipedes and slimy earthworms all of which contribute to processes that are indispensable to life on Earth.

Read more at http://www.fao.org/world-soil-day/en. For more information about why soil is so important watch the Kiss The Ground film here and visit their website to find out more https://kisstheground.com

What can you do?

  1. Share a picture of your soily palm with the hashtags #4Soil, #WorldSoilDay and #SaveOurSoil
  2. Educate yourself on Regenerative Agriculture and why regenerative practices hold the key to changing our future in a positive way.
  3. Discuss soil health and the issues you’ve learned with family and friends. Point them to educational materials, this website and the Kiss The Ground movie.
  4. Support businesses and producers who use Regenerative practices and support Fair Trade values.

Together, we can change the world.

#SaveOurSoil #WorldSoilDay #4Soil

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