Mission / Vision

To foster the sustainable management and development of South Africa’s natural resources from a soil

perspective, while creating a robust intellectual environment in which to achieve this aim.


We aim to achieve this through

Dedicated research and knowledge generation

Science communication at academic, technical and popular level

Capacity building through skills/knowledge transfer to peers, land users and clients


We have a responsibility to

The environment (includes the natural, social and economic environment)

The discipline

Future generations


In all of this we want to have fun while making a positive contribution.

Designed by: Lourens van Zyl

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