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Flight over farm sets land care project in motion

(1995) Flight over farm sets land care project in motion. The Narrogin Observer, 24 May 1995. p. 23 [Publication] [Special Collections]

Summary

Outline of key characteristics of Crash Edwards' property, a prominent mixed farming endeavour in the Kweda area. Crash explains how WISALTS technology and Yeoman Theory Principles (a landscaping design system which maximises the flow of water through the landscape) were adapted to various sections of the farm. Their use of mixed farming is explained, namely their use of sheep as a key part of land care.

This article contains a photograph of Crash Edwards at the site of major land conservation projects on his property.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
Copyright: ©1995 The Narrogin Observer
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55378
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