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Better soil health will benefit next generation

With soil tests showing that conventional farming methods had stripped the soil on his cane farm of carbon and organic matter, Clay Romano is working to reverse this affect by applying mill ash. Clay manages over 66ha of cane farm in the Herbert River catchment west of Ingham. He has been working with HCPSL and…
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Cane Farmer Minimises Impact on Important Local Waterways

Like many farmers in the Wet Tropics, Bill Adams is an enthusiastic fisherman and understands the importance of reducing farming inputs to protect the wetlands, mangroves and fisheries surrounding his farm.    Bill Adams and his sons manage a 220ha sugar cane farm on the coast between the Seymour and Herbert Rivers in the Macknade area…
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