Welcome to the ISTRO website

On this site you will find information about the International Soil Tillage Research Organisation (ISTRO), which focusses on the impact and consequences of various soil tillage (including no-till) practices and from field traffic. More information about the organisation itself can be found on the organisation page. 

Activities organised by ISTRO and other organisations concerning soil tillage can be found on the activities page. 
Further information about recent publications are found on the publications page.


November 22nd 2023 - The latest version of ISTRO info, the november 2023 issue, is available for download. In this issue:

- 22nd ISTRO conference 2024 in Virginia Beach USA
- 1st International Scientific Conference "Agricultural Challenges to Climate Change – A3C
- Upcoming Meetings and Events

- New Books

"Agricultural Challenges to Climate Change – A3C", was held under CROSTRO organization (Croatian Soil Tillage Research Organization) under the auspice of ISTRO (International Soil Tillage Research) and many others supportive institutions / organizations, from 19-22 September, 2023, Osijek, Croatia.

More than 100 scientists from 25 countries, with 51 announcements addressed to agriculture and climate change attended the Conference. The main theme of the Conference "The role and status of modern agriculture in climate change: Innovative and sustainable approaches" was chosen to highlight the importance of the multidisciplinary approach to issues of sustainability of agricultural production in changing agroecological conditions.

The conference book of abstracts can be downloaded HERE.