Presented by the Australian Organics Recycling Association (AORA), this event will provide growers with a solid introduction to key attributes of soil health and opportunities for improvement with an emphasis on organic inputs.
Keynote speaker TM Organics’ Tim Marshall will discuss:
- The principals of biological input farming, regenerative agriculture and approaches for improving organic matter, building soil carbon and general soil health that benefits the entire ecosystem
- An understanding of the benefits of increasing soil carbon including lifting yields, quality, improving soil consistency and water holding capacity
- Techniques for assessing soil health and application techniques for biological inputs.
Other guest speakers include Field Systems soil scientist Ed Scott, Primary Industries and Regions SA officers and Natural Resources SA Murray-Darling Basing Principal Project Officer Michael Cutting.
Cost: Farmers – $22 incl. GST, please contact Uma Preston at firstname.lastname@example.org to book
AORA SA Branch Members – $44 incl. GST & Others – $52.80, please book and pay via AORA events page www.aora.org.au/events
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Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Time: 9:30 am - 2:30 pm
Venue: Mannum Motel
76 Cliff Street
Mannum, , Australia