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WISALTS column - Stubble use a burning question

(1990) WISALTS column - Stubble use a burning question. Elders Weekly, 30 August 1990. p. 45 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Discusses the WISALTS committee standing firmly behind research suggesting that selling or burning stubble from crop harvesting is detrimental to long-term soil health. By incorporating stubble into the soil the humus level (the accumulation of matter from decaying organic material) can be maintained, leading to better yield later on.

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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/55750
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