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AOA 2020 Virtual Conference Day 1 – Soil Management
13 October 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree – $33
Thursday 13 October 2020, 3.00pm – 5.00pm AEDT
John Barton – Director, Charton & Bang
Andy Gulliver – Director, C-Wise
Topics covered include:
- Soil Carbon
- Soil Biome
- Soil Improvement
Voted #1 presenter at the 2019 Conference in Albury, John returns to the 2020 event to expand on the importance of soil carbon, the soil biome, and how to harness them in your grove to better manage tree nutrition, available water, and tree health to improve grove productivity.
He will be joined this year by Andy Gulliver, a legend in the Australian composting industry. Andy is at the cutting edge of composting technology and the emerging science that underpins it. His presentations on the soil biome at the IPDM Field Days in WA resonated profoundly with olive growers who attended, and he’s now keen to spread the word at a national level.
Andy and John will provide a dynamic series of presentations to assist delegates to understand soil biology, along with management tips to improve the soil health in their groves.
15:00 – Welcome and Introductions
15:10 – Sponsor spot
15:15 – Soil Carbon – John Barton & Andy Gulliver
15:35 – Q & A
15:45 – Soil Biome – Andy Gulliver & John Barton
16:05 – Q&A
16:15 – Soil Improvement – Andy Gulliver & John Barton
16:35 – Q&A
16:45 – General Q&A
17:00 – Close of Session
The 2 hour session will be held in a Zoom Webinar format. All attendees must register to gain access. A link to the session will be provided to registrants on the 12th of October.
AOA members free, Non-AOA members $30 plus GST to access full 2 hour session. Click here to purchase 4 day ticket for $100 plus GST or click here to sign up as an AOA member. Membership starts from $150+GST.
Registrations close 9 October 2020. For further details contact Liz Bouzoudis, firstname.lastname@example.org, 0478 606 145.