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Solutions close to hand

Lloyd, D. (1989) Solutions close to hand. Elders Weekly, 3 August 1989. p. 52 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Newspaper article by David Lloyd.

Brett Ward, a researcher working for the Department of Agriculture, made significant progress reclaiming bady degraded soil by experimenting with a range of native saltbushes and soil stabilizers like gypsum. While his work has not solved the problem of farming on hardpan, Brett's work has contributed to viable techniques for improving land quality.

This article contains a photograph of Brett Ward.

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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: ©1989 Elders Weekly
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/56130
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