Films and videos
Six Inches of Soil
The inspiring story of British farmers standing up against the industrial food system and transforming the way they produce food - to heal the soil, benefit our health and provide for local communities.
Soil testing - soil tests without a soil testing kit
Want to do a soil test in your forest? How to do a Soil Test without a Soil Testing Kit.
Media coverage of soil challenges: live discussion for journalists
Recording of a live session for journalists to discuss a crucial environmental issue: soil health.
British Society of Soil Science videos
A collection of videos from the British Society of Soil Science, mostly talks, webinars and recordings of meetings.
Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative videos
A collection of videos from the Global Soil Biodiversity Initiative, mainly webinar recordings.
Getting Soils in SHAPE: Putting Soils at the Heart of UK Farming Policy
Recording of a session at the Oxford Real Farming Conference 2022
Lukus Robbins - UnEarthed
Artist and Creative Producer Lukus Robbins uses bioacoustics to explore our relationship to soil ecosystems.
Secrets of Soil
Secrets of Soil is an artistic experience set in a reimagining of the cosmic world beneath our feet.
A film that brings to life the environmental, economic, social and political impact that the soil has.
Fieldwork by Hannah Imlach
A short film by Hannah Imlach commissioned by the Peatland Partnership.
Three earthworm species
Time-lapse videos showing the behaviour of three different earthworm species.
Restore the Soil and Feed Tomorrow
David Montgomery explaining why soil fertility is key to feeding the planet.
How To Make Compost At Home
Make compost at home.
When Soil Biodiversity Meets Art - with Christopher Marley
New ways of looking at the creatures that live in soil.
A nation that destroys its soil destroys itself
A short video on how healthy soils can mitigate flood risk.
Soil and Flooding - Durham University & Hotspur Primary School
A video presenting the importance of soil health for flooding prevention.
Vermicompost - Life in the compost bin
A video showing two weeks in a typical vermicompost.
Bioturbation - Worms at Work - With and without fauna
A video showing bioturbation and the difference worms make in this process
Changing Attitudes to Soil Health
An animated video on why ensuring our soils are healthy can help mitigate climate change.
Worms At Work - 20 Days Time Lapse Of Vermicomposting
Ever wondered what earthworm life looks like? This timelapse video is a glimpse into their busy lives in vermicomposting.
What is soil made from?
Animated video demonstrating how soil is a mixture of tiny particles of rock, dead plants and animals, air and water.