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A first class investment against salt

Piggott, M. (1982) A first class investment against salt. Western Farmer and Grazier, 13 May 1982. p. 35 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Newspaper article by Max Piggott.

Part of a series on finalists in the Western Farmer-Chamberlain John Deere Fight against Salt competition. The Baxter family, Roly, Gladys and sons, Brian and Don have invested heavily in interceptor banks on their property at Perenjori. The banks are a major tool in controlling and eradicating salt encroaching on their 2800 hectare wheat and sheep property.

This article includes two photographs: Lyndon Henning, Brian Baxter, Dr Graeme Robertson and Dr Maurice Mulcahy; Dr Graeme Robertson, Lyndon Henning and Brian Baxter.

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

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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: ©1982 Western Farmer and Grazier
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/56561
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