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Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture

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Event Name APAL Grower R&D Update
Start Date 13th Nov 2019 8:30am
End Date 14th Nov 2019 11:30am
Duration 1 day and 3 hours

Connect with 80+ growers, agronomists and scientists to explore the latest research findings from the world of pome fruit. 

Refreshed as a standalone event in 2019, the programme is dedicated to share the latest research projects, focusing on orchard management techniques to lift production and improve fruit quality. 

On day two, we are teaming up with Future Business to hold their first workshop “Powerful changes secure cost savings”.

TIA's Dr Nigel Swarts will be presenting: Understanding soils for improved water and nutrient use efficiency

Be better informed when developing irrigation and nutrition strategies. Dr Nigel Swarts will provide an update on the soil characterisation component of the fertigation project. With new data on soil water availability within each soil profile and knowing exactly how much water trees require. This data will underpin the user-friendly strategic support tool SINATA.

When: Wed 13/11/2019, 8:30 am – Thu 14/11/2019, 11:30 am

Where: Melbourne Cricket Ground - Legends Room Brunton Avenue Richmond, VIC 3002

Cost: $59.11 – $209.98