Tag: Soil

  • World Soil Day: Institute warns against unsustainable soil management practices

    World Soil Day: Institute warns against unsustainable soil management practices

    The Nigeria Institute of Soil Science (NISS) has warned against unsustainable soil management practices like misuse of agro-chemicals, soil sealing, pollution and increased fire frequency.NISS’s Registrar, Prof. Victor Chude, gave the warning on Friday in Abuja in a statement to commemorate the 2020 World Soil Day (WSD).Our correspondent reports that the WSD, a UN observance…