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Whys and wherefores of salinity problem

Wilkinson, R. (1978) Whys and wherefores of salinity problem. The Countryman, 12 July 1978. p. 2 [Publication] [Special Collections]

Summary

Planning ahead feature written by Ron Wilkinson discussing the subject of salinity becoming very topical, farmers clearing forest areas need to have a good understanding of the subject.
Article discusses further measures of salt deposits into the soil and subsoil, values in water tables and the World Health Organisation's recommendations of maximum salt levels.

This article contains one photograph of Mr. Geoff Wishart, farm employee standing next to Mr. Terry McGuire in a re-claimed paddock.

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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: ©1978 The Countryman
Notes: 1 newspaper clipping
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/57857
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