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WISALTS to hold a bulldozer day

(1979) WISALTS to hold a bulldozer day. Western Farmer and Grazier, 15 February 1979. [Publication] [Special Collections]


Article discusses the salt action group, WISALTS which will hold a comparative bulldozer field day at Koorda.
The field day is aimed at showing farmers and contractors the best type of bulldozer for building interceptor banks,
According to a WISALTS spokesman, Lyndon Henning, the interceptor bank method of salt land control had created a big demand for bulldozers.
Some problems being encountered included the types of blades being used.
Article outlines some machines which have been found to be unsuitable.
The field day will held at Mr. Henning's property west of Koorda, where a whole paddock has been set aside for the demonstrations.

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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/57517
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