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Sandy Soils Roadshow – Koolonong

September 16 @ 9:00 am - 1:30 pm UTC+0

Free

SANDY SOIL MASTERCLASS

 9:00 – Welcome

9:20 – What is my constraint? – Mel Fraser, Soil Function Consulting

10:05 – What tools can be used to address my soil constraint? Jack Desbiolles & Chris Saunders, UniSA

11:00 – Tea Break

11:15 – What are the impacts of the treatments available? – Michael Moodie, Frontier Farming Systems

12:05 – What are the whole-farm profit/risk factors to consider? – Brad Bennett, AGRIvision, Rick Llewellyn, CSIRO & Pinion Advisory

1:00 – Lunch

1:30 – Speakers available for ongoing discussions

 

  • Identify soil constraints in a soil pit with a soil specialist
  • Inspect ripping and other responses in the paddock with agronomists
  • Discuss machinery selection and set up with engineering experts
  • Review how soil amelioration might impact farm profit and risk using on-farm local experience

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
9:00 am - 1:30 pm UTC+0
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sandy-soils-roadshow-koolonong-tickets-387909055427

Organiser

Mallee Sustainable Farming
Email:
tanja.morgan@msfp.org.au
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Venue

Kooloonong Sandy Soil Trial
cnr Kenley Road and Murray Valley Highway
Koolonong, VIC 3597 Australia
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