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Sandy Soils Roadshow – Pinnaroo

September 7 @ 1:00 pm - 5:30 pm UTC+0

Free

SANDY SOIL MASTERCLASS

 1:00 – Welcome

1:20 – What is my constraint? – Mel Fraser, Soil Function Consulting

2:05 – What tools can be used to address my soil constraint? Jack Desbiolles & Chris Saunders, UniSA

3:00 – Tea Break

3:15 – What are the impacts of the treatments available? – Michael Moodie, Frontier Farming Systems, Brad Bennett, AGRIvision

4:30– Travel to Pinnaroo Fertiliser Depot

What are the whole-farm profit/risk factors to consider?  Rick Llewellyn, CSIRO & Pinion Advisory

5:00 – BBQ dinner sponsored by Pinnaroo Fertilisers.

5:30 – 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 7
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm UTC+0
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/sandy-soils-roadshow-pinnaroo-tickets-387907470687

Organiser

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

Pinnaroo Sandy Soil Trial Site
614 Ngarkat Highway
Pinnaroo, SA 5304 Australia
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