Date(s) - 17/03/2016
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Boyup Brook Town Hall
Soil Restoration Farming presents:
Nicole Masters and Walter Jehne 2016 Tour – Boyup Brook
Answers & Actions for Healthy Soils in a Western Australian Climate
Cropping and Mixed Farming Forum
Boyup Brook – 17 March, 9am – 5pm
$50 AUD ($45 AUD for two or more)
Pre-registration essential for catering purposes.
Register by Monday 14 March
What to Expect?
Microbrial processes and identifying the limiting factors to plant performance.
Combining the best chemistry, physics, biology and microbiology with sound farm practices.
Addressing and solving weed, disease and inspect pest problems at their root causes rather than masking the symptoms with chemicals.
Local Issues and Local On-farm Solutions.
Walter Jehne – Soil Microbiologist & Soil Ecologist. Co-founder of Healthy Soils Australia & former CSIRO scientist. Walter’s research since the 1970s has contributed science-based evidence for understanding plant and soil function that can be translated for farmers to reduce current soil degrading practices.
Nicole Masters – Agro-Ecologist, Educator & Systems Thinker. Director/Owner of Integrity Soils, New Zealand. Nicole inspires and guides farmers into new and innovative ways to produce food with soil as a major driver for ecosystem health.