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The creeping menace that costs farmers millions

Saxon, M. (1983) The creeping menace that costs farmers millions. 5 February 1983. pp. 22-23 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Newspaper article by Martin Saxon.

Soil and water conservation groups will be set up in various districts, with the first efforts centered on Perenjori in the northern Wheatbelt. Farmers will be involved in a joint effort with the Department of Agriculture to find solutions to the salinity crisis.

This article contains two photographs of farmland and a table of the costs caused to farmers by salt affected land Australia wide.

PLEASE NOTE: We are unable to provide a public view of this newspaper article as the copyright is held by the publisher of The Western Mail.

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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: ©1983 The Western Mail
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/55851
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