Webinar: Compost calculator - knowing the value of organic amendments in your vegetable nutrition program in Victoria
Time: 12:30pm-1:30pm AEDT
The addition of organic soil amendments is becoming increasingly more popular in vegetable production. Organic amendments provide a range of benefits to farming systems from both a production and economic perspective.
A recent project run by Queensland University of Technology in collaboration with La Trobe University is seeking to provide growers and those throughout the industry with an effective decision support tool to integrate organic amendments into farm nutrient budgets.
Join this webinar to hear from the research team on the project’s recent developments.
• David Rowlings, Queensland University of Technology - National overview of the project and direction moving forward
• Ian Porter, La Trobe University - Overview of the international significance of the project and its benefit to Australian growers
• Scott Mattner and David Riches, La Trobe University – Early results of the project
This webinar will be delivered as part of VegNET Victoria – Northern, Western and South Eastern. This project has been funded by Hort Innovation using the vegetable research and development levy and funds from the Australian Government.