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Soil Testing Expressions of Interest Now Open

Funding is available to support farmers in the Geographe catchment with whole farm soil testing, nutrient maps and agronomic advice. The program is open to grazing enterprises with >40ha of arable land.

 

To register your interest, click HERE

 

EOIs close on 20 July 2018.

See below for more information, or email nutrientmapping@agric.wa.gov.au or phone Bree Brown at GeoCatch on 97810111.

 

GeoCatch’s soil testing program offers farmers:

  1. Subsidised soil testing across your whole farm
  2. Colour nutrient maps of your farm showing nutrient status
  3. Information and advice at a local farmer workshop
  4. Optional agronomic advice from a Fertcare accredited advisor
  5. Opportunity to improve water quality in Geographe waterways

 

  • How much will it cost?

Farmers new to the program contribute $300 (regardless of farm size)

Farmers previously involved contribute $25/paddock or a  minimum of $300

The total value of the program is around $3500 and is heavily subsidised to support farmers make informed fertiliser decisions