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YLAD Living Soils 14th Annual Field Day, Young

September 15, 2016

THEME: Advancing the Power of Microbiology and Technology for Success

PRESENTERS: DR ASH MARTIN (Microbiology Laboratories), JAMES RENNIE (Australian UAV – Drone Technology), SIMON ABBOTT (Pastures from Space Plus®), BILL DALY AND RHONDA DALY (YLAD Living Soils).


Finding the Missing Piece to your Soil’s Productivity. Learn new ways to interpret soil tests // Build soil structure and balance essential minerals to improve microbes in your soil // The answer is right under your feet

The Unseen Unpaid Workforce. Learn functional groups and their role in creating healthy soils and compost // Identify and measure soil microbes using Molecular Markers // How do we manage them? Summing up – The relationship between soil microbiology, nutrients and structure.

Why Humus Compost achieves Results in the Soil. Learn what makes Humus Compost special // 101 on how you can make your own // Identifying the difference between Industry Compost and Humus Compost using advanced molecular methods to uncover the microbial life and humus content of compost

Planning and Monitoring. Satellite – Pastures from Space® Plus – Satellite technology used to accurately make decisions on grazing, feed budgeting and fertiliser application
Drones in Agriculture – A Game Changer for Agriculture // Learn how you can get the best value out of this new technology to save time and money

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September 15, 2016


Young S & C Club
Cloete Street Young Australia + Google Map
1300 811 681