Compaction in irrigated soils workshop - Congupna

Compaction in irrigated soils workshop - Congupna

Details

This workshop and soil pit will look at the link between sub soil compaction and productivity in the Goulburn Valley

Presenters: James Hogan (Queensland DAF) and Nick O’Halloran (Agriculture Victoria) will cover:

• Sub soil compaction – identification, causes and costs
• Soil manipulation for deeper roots
• Economics of soil improvement
• Maintaining the benefits

Date: Tuesday 19th September 2017
Time: 9.00am – 12.30pm Lunch will be provided on the day.
Venue: Congupna Community Centre
             then to Ross Heywoods property (35 Labuan Rd, Congupna) to view soil pit.

RSVP by 15th September to: Nick O’Halloran, DEDJTR (03) 5833 5303    M: 0438 321 528  
E: Nick.O’Halloran@ecodev.vic.gov.au

For more information contact us on: Tel: (03) 5822 7700 www.gbcma.vic.gov.au

Click here for a copy of the event flyer