Meetings and Testing


Related links

Links and Special Projects

Professional Soil Classifiers of North Dakota

NDSU Soil Science Department

Smithsonian Soils Exhibit

ND Soil of the Year

NRCS Soils Site

United States Consortium of Soil Science Associations

North Dakota State Soil Conservation Committee

North Dakota Soil Surveys

ASA Certification Programs

United States Dept. of Agriculture

Soil Science Society of America

National Council of Soil Science Examinations

U.S. College & University Soil Sciences


Soil pit – The PSCAND and NRCS sponsored a soils display featuring a walk-in pit at the annual Big Iron farm show in Fargo. This event draws an average of 60,000 people over a three-day period.

Online North Dakota soils – The PSCAND has provide support for the development of an online soils slide database. Dr. David Hopkins from the Soil Science Dept., NDSU has been assembling the massive database of soils photos accrued over many years of soil survey work in North Dakota. The database links morphologic descriptions, chemical data, and physical data with photos of soil profiles and landscapes.