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Salinity move by Cabinet

(1981) Salinity move by Cabinet. The Farmers Weekly, 26 March 1981. p. 10 [Publication] [Special Collections]


The State Government review on soil salinity, erosion and other forms of soil degradation made a number of recommendations to Cabinet. The committee is comprised of the Minister for Agriculture, the Minister for Works and Water Resources, the Minister for Lands and Forests and the Minister for Conservation and the Environment. The Premier, Sir Charles Court believes there is an important role for the Commissioner of Soil Conservation with the strong backing of people drawn from the appropriate departments and the private sector to work towards solutions to fight soil erosion and salinity.

This article contains a portrait of Sir Charles Court.

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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: ©1981 The Farmers Weekly
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/56832
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