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Solving the Scourge of Mallee Seeps

17 Oct 2019 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

- Free
SA Seep Field day
INTERACTIVE FIELD DAY “Solving the Scourge of Mallee Seeps”
Thursday 17th October 2019
With Chris McDonough
– Insight Extension for Agriculture
Key Topics
Recognising the early stages of Mallee seep formation – this is the time to act!
Stopping water recharge from our deep sands Turning newer seep scalds back into productive cropping Establishing cover on older scalds and seeps with salt tolerant pastures I have a seep area that’s growing – Where do I start? Innovations and ideas – new initiatives through the MSF Seeps project
Program
9.30am Meet at the Big Ram in Karoonda
10am Site 1 Martin’s Pucinellia & Lucerne
11am Site 2 Martin’s MSF Sandy soils, featuring deep ripping discussion with Chris Saunders – UniSA 12pm BBQ Lunch on site 1pm Site 3 David Herrman’s, How to assess & address a new seep
2pm Site 4 Bond’s trial, Bringing recent scalds back to crop production & using summer crops
3pm Finish
Location Information 0408085393 or UHF 14
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Details

Date:
17 Oct 2019
Time:
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Karoonda
Main Street
Karoonda, SA 5307 Australia

Organiser

Sonia Allen
Email:
sonia.allen@msfp.org.au

Details

Date:
17 Oct 2019
Time:
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Karoonda
Main Street
Karoonda, SA 5307 Australia

Organiser

Sonia Allen
Email:
sonia.allen@msfp.org.au