Soil Science Australia - Basic Soils Refresher Training

Event date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Event venue: 
Waite Campus, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, AUSTRALIA
Event description: 

Learn from Bernie Powell CPSS and Dennis Baker, two of Australia’s most experienced soil professionals. 

This one-day intensive course is an introduction to soils, their uses, formation, components, structure and texture.

The course features basic soil chemistry theory/practice using relevant case studies, problem solving and a hands-on field session.

 A Statement of Attendance will be provided upon successful course completion.

New members and non-members are welcome to attend.

Program

• Soils & landscapes

• Soil chemistry

• Dispersive, sodic & saline soils

• Contamination issues

• Field tests & soil texturing

• Describing soils

• Classification

• Specific content on local soils

• Soil pit practical session

Cost

  • Members  $260
  • Non-members $350
  • Students $120

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