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South East Soils - Regional Soils Roadshow (Crookwell)

When

27 May 2019 2:00 pm

Where


Crookwell

Contact

You can RSVP by clicking HERE

Details

2019 Regional Soils Roadshow

Local Land Services, in collaboration with ACT NRM and NSW Department of Primary Industries, is excited to present this regional roadshow on the management of agricultural soils. This activity is part of the Better Land Management Practices project, funded through the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program. This roadshow is part of a wider program of soil workshops and activities to assist farmers manage soil condition and health.

Key presenters for this roadshow are NSW Department of Primary Industries lead researchers Dr Susan Orgill and Dr Jason Condon.

These speakers will help you to:

  • learn about issues relevant to local grazing industries (sheep, beef and dairy) and the diverse soils of the South East Region
  • review the fundamentals of soil carbon and soil acidity
  • review the latest results from research including local soil management demonstrations and monitoring projects
  • take away practical considerations and strategies for managing soil and pastures.

Participation is free with refreshments/meals provided.

With programs tailored to our diverse local areas, other topics will include drought management and recovery, pasture management, and fertiliser/nutrient efficiency.

Contact your nearest LLS administrative office for further details:

Bega:              6491 7800

Berry:              4464 6000

Braidwood:    4842 2594

Cooma:          6452 1455

Goulburn:      4824 1900

Yass:              6118 7700

Or

ACT NRM (Anna van Dugteren):   6205 2914.