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The soil story

Books

BooksDescription
Drawdown, The Most Comprehenisve Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming, ed Paul HawkenA detailed description of one hundred existing and available technological solutions for climate change. Each solution is examined and categories with a calculation of the amount of CO2 reduced, cost to implement and expected saving, including solutions that drawdown CO2 from the atmosphere.
Dirt to Soil by Gabe BrownU.S based but one of the best and easiest to read to understand the journey away from conventional agricultrue practivces
Call of the Reed Warbler, by Charles MasseyAustralian based covering the topic of regnerative agriculture in considerable detail, including many examples
For the Love of Soil by Nicole MastersNicole Masters provides information and a roadmap for producers to understand what to do and why they need to look after their soil and to grow profits. Also a great read for the non famrer.
The Wooleen Way by David PollockEasy to read account of the economic and political constraints as they endeavour to rehabilitate and look after their land in the Murchison area. W.A.
The Biggest Estate on Earth by Bill Gammage
Soil- the incredible story of what keeps the earth, and us, healthy, by Matthew EvansAustralian based, easy to read, entertaining, and full of useful information
Cows Save the Planet- and other improbable wasys of restoring soil to heal the earth, by Judith D. SchwartzU>S> based. Easy to read and full of interesting stories and information
The soil will save us- How scientists, farmers and foodies are healing the soil to save the planet, by Kristin OhlsonU.S based account of her journey to understanding the complexities and possibilities of soil
THE SOIL STORY
- The Road to Regenerative Agriculture Teaching Curriculum
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Video

VideosDescription
The Regenerative Farmer, David Marsh
5 min
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3VoeMDFdTQk
Bruce and Roz Maynard- The Lazy Farmers from Narromine NSW.  8 min https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=G2zMG371npM
Put Carbon back where it belongs- back in the soil
Dr Christine Jones. World renowned soil scientist and adviser to farmers. 7 min
https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=S3rhjqzVrRc
What is Regenerative Agriculture?  4 min  https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=fSEtiixgRJI
The Soil Story - produced by Kiss The Ground. 4 minhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&v=nvAoZ14cP7Q
Plant Health Cure- 12 min
Excellent description of the symbiosis between plants, bacteria and fungi
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ugaL6wsXME
Soil Carbon Sequestration and the Soil Food Web.Calculations on soil carbon sequestration. Elaine Inghamhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ECHYChDUfhQ&t=81s
Diane and Ian Haggerty,on how they transitioned to different agricultural prtactices. In W.A. 15 minhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CBGyPtY2JYw
Profitable Regenerative Agriculture, Colin Seishttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEwdTVAhQ6I&t=394s
Soils for Life. Stories of Regenerative Farmers. 12 minhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JuiadqJlIJ0

Website

Websites 
Kiss the Ground
Dynamic organisation based in the U.S with great programs and terrific resources available to download
https://kisstheground.com/
Amazing Carbon
Christine Jones articles. Christie Jones is well known and respected soil scientist who works with farmers to farm more productively
https://www.amazingcarbon.com/
Soils for Life. A not for profit organisation, dedicated to supporting Australian farmers and rural communities in regenerating soils and landscapes.
Includes many case studies
https://soilsforlife.org.au/
Farming Secrets, Australian based organisation providing informati0n, mentoring, and courses to farmers
who are on their regenerative journey and encourage them to share and mentor the next generation of farmers making the switch to regenerative farming.
https://www.farmingsecrets.com/
Farmers for Climate Action.
Australian based movement of farmers and rural Australians leading the way on climate solutions
https://farmersforclimateaction.org.au/about-fca/
Regenerative Agriculture Alliance, in assoc with Southern Cross University. A collaboration of Australia’s leading researchers and practitioners in regenerative agriculture, https://www.scu.edu.au/regenerativeag/
RegenWA,
RegenWA is a network of committed West Australian farmers and industry stakeholders who are identifying, implementing and sharing innovative land management practices that other farmers can adopt.
https://www.regenwa.com/
The Rodale Institute
US based organisation advocacy, research and training on regenerative organic. Really interesting trials and research
https://rodaleinstitute.org/

Podcasts

Podcasts 
Charlie Arnott. The Regenerative Journey. Interviews with Australians in the Regenerative Agriculture fieldhttps://charliearnott.com.au/Podcast/
John Kempf, US based is world recognised as a leader in regenerative agriculture. Oriented towards practicing farmers. Great podcasts with best in their field regenerative practitioners.https://johnkempf.com/podcast-interviews/
The Soil Food Wed. Established by Elaine Ingham.
Has great information and 5 really interesting short videos that explain concepts such as Soil carbon Sequstration, Inhibiting pests and diseases and Weed Suppression and much more
https://www.soilfoodweb.com/
Secrets of the Soil Podcast with Regen RaySecrets of the Soil Podcast - https://www.SoilLearningCenter.com/podcast

People to follow in Regenerative agriculture

People to follow in Regenerative agriculture
  
Rattan Lal
Professor Ohio State University. Soil Scientist focus on soil fertility.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rattan_Lal
Christine JonesChristine is a soil ecologist and has worked with innovative farmers and graziers implementing regenerative agricultural practices that provide benefits for biodiversity, carbon sequestration, nutrient cycling, water management and productivity.https://www.amazingcarbon.com/
Elaine InghamElaine Ingham is an American microbiologist and soil biology researcher and founder of Soil Foodweb Inc. She is known as a leader in soil microbiology and research of the soil food web, She is an author of the USDA's Soil Biology Primer.https://www.soilfoodweb.com/about/
Graeme Sait
Eloquent and very knowledgable speaker. Founded Nutri-Tech Solutions
https://www.nutri-tech.com.au/
Diane and Ian HaggertyIan and Dianne Haggerty, cropping farmers in Western Australia, are famous for their ability to transform degraded land (that few farmers wanted) into healthy productive land. They generously share their time and insights in many presentations. A quick internet search will find them. https://www.naturalintelligence.co/