The first Editorial Board meeting of Soil Health was successfully held online on January 28, 2022. The meeting aimed to discuss the development plan of Soil Health in 2022 and the next 3 years.
Professor Manoj K. Shukla, the Editor-in-Chief, hosted the meeting. 15 Editorial Board members from different countries and regions attended the meeting. The Publisher of OAE Publishing Inc., Li-Jun Jin, also attended this inspiring meeting.
The following information was shared with the Editorial Board:
At the beginning of the meeting, Editor-in-Chief Prof. Shukla stressed the importance of Soil Health across the field of science in the whole world. Soil Health is the one and only journal dedicated solely to the issues of soil health. Prof. Shukla also expressed that the development of Soil Health is built upon the support of every Editorial Board member. He warmly called on all members to actively contribute high-quality articles to the journal.
During the discussion, each member of the Editorial Board expressed their opinions and put forward many constructive suggestions, including website optimization, the maintenance of an active Editorial Board, and regular communication with Editorial Board members. Everyone has great expectations for the journal. The successful convening of the Editorial Board meeting laid a solid foundation for Soil Health. The Editorial Office of the journal would like to thank all Editorial Board members for taking time out of their busy schedules to attend this meeting and contributing their creativity and ideas to Soil Health.
In the future, our Editorial Office and the Editorial Board will work together to make Soil Health a high-impact journal! Thank you again for your attendance and support!
Manoj K. Shukla, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, United States.
Sanjit Deb, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, United States.
Juan Pedro Flores Margez, Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez, Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.
Xiaohe Gu, Beijing Research Center for Information Technology in Agriculture, Beijing, China.
Xiaohui He, Zhengzhou University, Zhengzhou, Henan, China.
Wenyou Hu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China.
Qingxiang Meng, Henan Agricultural University, Zhengzhou, Henan, China.
Yanbing Qi, Northwest A&F University, Yangling, Shaanxi, China.
Kiran P. Raverkar, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, India.
Rajan Ghimire, New Mexico State University, Clovis, NM, United States.
Fujun Sun, Shenyang Agricultural University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China.
Zhigang Wang, Changjiang River Scientific Research Institute, Wuhan, Hubei, China.
Xiangwei Wu, Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, Anhui, China.
Youjie Wu, Hunan Agricultural University, Changsha, Hunan, China.
Shunan Zheng, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Beijing, China.
Respectfully submitted by the Editorial Office of Soil Health.
Written by Xin Guan
Assistant Editor of Soil Health