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Farmers to see trials

(1979) Farmers to see trials. Western Farmer and Grazier, 15 March 1979. p. 8 [Publication] [Special Collections]


Article discusses a comparative salt land treatment field day at Dangin with details having been released by the Agriculture Department.
The field day will be held on Dan Keast's property on Hayes Road, between Dangin and Quairading, commencing at 10 am.
The day is a prelude to a trial comparing the Whittington interceptor bank system and the recommended Agriculture Department salt land treatment.
A number of topics on the programme includes, Where was salt before clearing, Clive Malcolm: What has happened since clearing, Bob Nulsen; An inspection of the pits; Department salt land treatment, Chris Broun; WISALTS trial site, its aims , work and future, Harry Whittington; Department trial site, aims work and future, Trevor Stoneman.

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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: ©1979 Western Farmer and Grazier
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/57506
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