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Soil conference spotlights WA's crop productivity

(1990) Soil conference spotlights WA's crop productivity. Elders Weekly, 1 February 1990. p. 21 [Publication] [Special Collections]

Summary

The Fifth Australian Soil Conservation Conference to be held 21-23 March 1990 at the Hyatt Regency, Perth will leverage the expertise of keynote speaker Dr Leonard Lane, a soil scientist from the US. The focus of the conference is to understand the changing soil environment to help farmers boost productivity from the ground up. Despite an increase in crop variety and agricultural technology advancements Western Australia experienced below expected yield.

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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: ©1990 Elders Weekly
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55483
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