Scholars will carry out research to achieve the following:
Science-Based Soil Management
Enhance the scientific basis for development and design of climate-smart soils.
Practical & Relevant Soil Tools
Improve and develop tools, models, indicators and metrics relevant for the assessment of climate-smart soils that are practical and relevant for stakeholders.
Integrate to Innovate
Integrate socio-economic, gender and diversity analysis in the design and assessment of climate-smart soil practices leading to innovation in agricultural systems.
Through training modules, a specialized core course and internships with industry, the CREATE-CSS program aims to complete these objectives.