Managing soil quality for humanity and the planet

Rattan LAL
2020 Frontiers of Agricultural Science and Engineering  
Rather than a human-centric, the basic strategy of achieving Sustainable Development Goals must be focused on restoring and sustaining planetary processes. The urgency of meeting the demands of the humanity must be reconciled with the necessity of enhancing the environment. Increasing and restoring soil organic matter content of the degraded and depleted soils is critical to strengthening planetary processes.
doi:10.15302/j-fase-2020329 fatcat:b2hsq53zrzh6noccjlv64ctohi