World soil day, which is celebrated every year on December 5, raises awareness about the importance of soil management and how it can be managed sustainably. This day is intended to raise awareness of soil degradation. It is a serious environmental issue that results from the degradation of soil conditions.
Poor management or industrialization of agricultural land can worsen the soil’s condition. This day emphasizes the importance soil has for all terrestrial life. The consequences of soil degradation include erosion, loss, and a decrease in soil fertility.
International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS), in 2002, recommended the international observation to raise awareness about the state of soil and how it can be improved.
The Food and Agriculture Organization supported the celebration of the day as an international awareness-raising platform, under the leadership of Thailand and the Global Soil Partnership.
In June 2013, the FAO Conference urged the UN General Assembly to adopt World Soil Day. The Assembly declared December 5, 2014, the first official World Soil Day.
Soil salinization and soil modification are two of the most common causes of soil degradation. It is a serious threat to the environment and is widely recognized as a major problem for food security, agricultural production, and sustainability.
This day is intended to raise awareness about the importance of healthy ecosystems.
World Soil Day Quotes:-
The world is changed only by your action, not your opinion. Take an action and work towards saving our planet by protecting our soil on this World Soil Day.
Raise awareness and conduct protection campaigns for saving the soil from pollution and eradication on this World Soil Day.
Do good and contribute towards saving our planet by stopping soil pollution. Happy World Soil Day.
A single spoon of the soil has millions of living organisms in it. Save their lives and protect the soil. Happy World Soil Day.
Soil is our life, conserve and save it to celebrate this occasion of World Soil Day.
Don’t forget the things that hold the planet together and give it life. Celebrate and protect the soil on this World Soil Day.
Take a day to educate yourself about the importance of soil and raise awareness about it. Happy World Soil Day.
There is no life or food without soil. Protect and save it our the occasion of World Soil Day.