Soil science blog

Read the latest news and insights from Australia's leading soil scientists.

17/01

10 qualities of an effective hydromulch solution

Soil science can make a substantial difference in the outcome of soil remediation projects,...

19/12

When microbes meet sodic soil: how soil science works to counteract sodicity

Construction and mine sites are hot spots for disturbed soils – and a significant disturbance...

09/12

How incorrect slope preparation can severely impact revegetation projects

Growing vegetation on sloped land can be challenging, particularly without the correct...

02/12

Soil pH in the microbial world

pH is only one of several factors that determine soil and plant health, but left unidentified,...

25/11

Hydroseeding vs hydromulch: what’s the difference?

Restoring and maintaining grass and soil quality is imperative for projects in the...

08/11

Growth from the ground up: amelioration as a new, cost-effective way to condition mine site soils

The process of revegetating highly disturbed soils on a mine site is critical to reviving soil...

21/10

Contractor verdict: learn what it’s like to work with EnviroStraw

At EnviroStraw, we work with contractors around Australia to ensure they get the best...

12/10

Controlling erosion using ‘regenerative agriculture’ principles

You may have recently heard of ‘regenerative agriculture’ (made famous by US soil-health...

04/10

Why your choice of hydromulch is crucial to your bottom line

At EnviroStraw, we’re always challenging ourselves to make our products better – and that...

01/09

Gain environmental credits by reducing your carbon emissions and water use on site

On any revegetation project, machinery is required at some point to complete the job...

25/08

Introducing BFM Complete: just add seed and spray!

New from the global leaders in microbial revegetation comes EnviroStraw BFM Complete – an...

20/08

Why it matters and what to do if your on-site soil is low in carbon

When it comes to a successful revegetation program, soil carbon levels are vitally...