Soils and Tree Nutrition - Farm Forestry Research Seminar
This seminar was held on the 6th November and attracted around 50 growers, researchers and forestry service providers.
For further information contact Rhodey Bowman
The soils and tree nutrition seminar aimed to:
- inform farm forestry stakeholders of the latest research directions in soils and tree nutrition interactions in plantations
- outline the issues involved in obtaining and interpreting nutrient information and the affects of fertiliser applications on soils and tree growth
- share the experiences of plantation growers in applying fertiliser protocols
- provide the opportunity to identify and discuss research priorities in plantation nutrition
Damien Bougoure, DPI Research Scientist Soil Biology- Biosciences Soil microbes and organic matter and their influence on plant growth.
Paul Adams, Forestry Tasmania, Managing plantation nutrition and improving fertiliser applications.
Peter Hopmans, Consultant, Timberlands Research, Tree nutrition diagnosis and interpretation.
Troy Brown, FEA Plantation Research, Lismore. Practical experiences with fertiliser management.
Jon Lambert, Woollybutt Pty Ltd, led a discussion on plantation nutrition research and priorities.
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