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Talkin’ After Hours: Getting Your Legumes To Work Harder
8 August, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Talkin’ After Hours: A free workshop and networking event.
Getting Your Legumes to Work Harder – best practices to ensure your legumes fix more nitrogen for your pasture and cropping systems.
Lower Blackwood Catchment LCDC’s August ‘Talkin’ After Hours brings you the latest information on factors affecting legume nodulation and the best practices to ensure your legumes fix more nitrogen for your pasture and cropping systems.
Hear about the rhizobia populations and strains in clovers & sub clovers and what that means to the nitrogen fixing potential.
Find out about the different nodulation scores and how you can score your own legumes.
Hear about the influence of soil chemistry and chemicals on clovers & sub clovers and the rhizobia population.
Discuss what this means for clovers, sub clovers and legumes for 2019
There will be a hands-on part where you have the chance to understand nodule scoring and try it on your own pastures. So, bring along some legume pastures! For more information on samples, head to their website.
WHEN: Thursday 8th AUgust 2019
Workshop: 4.00pm to 5.00pm;
Networking: 5.00pm to 6.00pm
WHERE: Lower Blackwood LCDC Office: 403 Kudardup Rd, Kudardup
RSVP: Register on their website, or contact Kate Tarrant:
T. 9758 4021 | M. 0409203056 | E. [email protected]