Dr Christine Jones 1 Day Workshop: The Value of multi-species ground cover
Come to hear from internationally renowned soil health specialist, Dr Christine Jones. Her easy-to-understand explanations for why we should be working so hard to establish year-round, multi-species ground cover on our paddocks and our garden plots. This information is critical to the successful regeneration of our soils which, in turn, increases the value of the products from our soils.
- Establishing year-round, multi-species ground cover
on our paddocks and our garden plots.
- Increasing the value of the products from our soils.
- Explore ideas for improving soil coverage and improve pasture health for equine properties.
- Belinda Taylor, an equestrian agronomist specialist, will also be speaking about growing mixed pastures
that are horse friendly.
Morning tea, buffet lunch and afternoon tea provided.
About Dr Christine Jones
Dr Christine Jones is an internationally renowned and highly respected groundcover and soil ecologist. She has been working with innovative landholders to implement regenerative land management practices that enhance biodiversity, increase biological activity, sequester carbon, activate soil nutrient cycles, restore water balance, improve productivity and create new topsoil.Christine has organised and participated in workshops, field days, seminars and conferences throughout Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Western Europe, Central America, USA and Canada.
About Dr Christine Jones’ tour of WA
Internationally recognised Australian soil microbiologist, Dr Christine Jones will be heading to Western Australia February 2023 for a total of 8 events focusing on soil biology, providing practical advice for farmers to increase their profit and productivity by implementing regenerative agriculture practices.
These events are supported by the Agriculture Climate Resilience Fund and is a collaboration between DPIRD, Torbay Catchment Group, Perth NRM|RegenWA, Earthwhile Australia, Lower Blackwood LCDC, Wilson Inlet Catchment, The Serpentine Jarrahdale Food and Farm Alliance (SJFFA), Oyster Harbour Catchment Group Inc, South Coast NRM, Lower South West Growers Group, Galloway Springs and the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development Perth Hills and Swan Valley Project.
Date: 10:00am, Sat 18th Feb 2023
Location: Clem Kentish Hall, 24 Wellard St, Serpentine WA 6125, Australia
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