The Business of Soils

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Date(s) - 20 Jul 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM


The Business of Soils

Soils First Tasmania are bring Tassie farmers this great opportunity to learn about soil management from some world class farmers at our field day/talk “The business of soil”. This event is for farmers from farmers.

Australian Farmer of the year 2015 Grant Sims and Rick Beiber (USA) will talk about their methods and principals for soil health and show data to back up their improvements. These are innovative systems that are creating resilient farming enterprises and increasing OM. When soil improvement is the foundation of the farming business the results are very impressive.

Also see how our Tassie soils under different managements hold up to heavy rain fall events in the rain fall simulator. Bud Davis (USA) will give us some insight into what systems promote infiltration and water holding and what don’t.

Where: Perth Community Centre – 173 Fairtlough St

When: 20th July – 10am – 4pm Lunch provided

Cost: $30 per person

RSVP: admin@soil­