Assessing valuable on-farm agricultural lime sources

Host: | Date: 11 Dec 2019

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    GRDC Podcast: Assessing valuable on-farm agricultural lime sources

    Nick Gillett from the WA’s eastern wheat belt has been making use of carbonate rich soils from his own farm to correct the pH of his farm’s acidic soils, rather than truck-in coastal.

    Date: 11 Dec 2019

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Nick Gillett from the WA’s eastern wheat belt has been making use of carbonate rich soils from his own farm to correct the pH of his farm’s acidic soils, rather than truck-in coastal. An option that saves freight costs, which can then be put towards spreading more of his farm sourced lime over more hectares to improve his soils and crop yields.

Contact

Greg Shea, DPIRD
0427 449 398
greg.shea@dpird.wa.gov.au

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GRDC Project code: LIE1803-002SAX