Coming Soon: Free Soil Health Workshops

WTSIP will soon be hosting a series of one-day 'Soils Made Simple' workshops around the region. Please contact the local WTSIP Extension Officer in each district to find out more or register your interest.

Walkamin - 27 February 2019
Time: 10am-2pm (lunch provided)
Venue: Walkamin Hall

Facilitated by Agroecologist David Hardwick and Extension Officers Laurent Verpeaux, Kate Armstrong and Graham Cripps, this workshop will provide a basic overview of soil properties and soil health, how these affect crop growth and how you can enhance your soils.

This will be a very interactive workshop which will include an inspection of soil cubes from participants' farms and soil pits on nearby farms. It will be an opportunity to discuss cultivation and fallow practices as well as the constraints potentially affecting productivity.

RSVP to laurent.verpeaux@mossag.com.au or call 0436 319279.

Cairns North - 1 April 2019
Time: tbc

Facilitated by Agroecologist David Hardwick and Extension Officer Joel Tierney, this workshop will provide a basic overview of soil properties and soil health, how these affect crop growth and how you can enhance your soils.

This will be a very interactive workshop which will include an inspection of soil cubes from participants' farms and soil pits.

RSVP to joel_tierney@canegrowers.com.au

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