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by duane
Fri May 11, 2018 6:33 pm
Forum: Information for the Day
Topic: Webinar with Raleigh Latham ***May 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Re: Webinar with Raleigh Latham ***May 2018

POSTPONED !!!!

TO A DATE YET TBA.
by duane
Fri May 11, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Interesting Subjects and Discussion
Topic: Old Australia
Replies: 4
Views: 1219

Re: Old Australia

Great post and find Dusty !! I'm guessing but BW&L crossed the Blue Mountains in 1813. They continued on to Mount Blaxland 25 km south of the site of Lithgow, on the western side of the mountains.[6] From this point Blaxland declared there was enough forest or grassland "to support the stoc...
by duane
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Information for the Day
Topic: Peter on Sustainable Masterclass webinar OFFICIAL
Replies: 1
Views: 580

Peter on Sustainable Masterclass webinar OFFICIAL

Great news. It's official. I can confirm that Peter Andrews OAM, will be delivering a webinar on Raleigh Latham and Neale Spackman's series Sustainable Masterclass series on WATER. Put the DATE in your diary :- 31st MAY 2018. The time TBA.

Save the date ~ 31st MAY 2018.
by duane
Mon Apr 09, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: Information for the Day
Topic: Webinar with Raleigh Latham ***May 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 345

Webinar with Raleigh Latham ***May 2018

Peter Andrews will be a guest speaker on Sustainable Masterclass Series with Raleigh Latham and Neale Speakman in May 2018 on a date TBA.

Watch this space.....
by duane
Sat Apr 07, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: TARWYN PARK NSF TRAINING
Topic: The Mulloon Institute and TPT Partnership
Replies: 0
Views: 309

The Mulloon Institute and TPT Partnership

Presently, we are in discussions with Mulloon for an ongoing partnership to deliver TPT alongside their rehydration roll out.

Watch this SPACE.
by duane
Wed Mar 28, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: All General Questions about NSF
Topic: Positive Water Pressure on the Slopes
Replies: 6
Views: 1278

Re: Positive Water Pressure on the Slopes

Well done Dust. In an old, intact floodplain system, the streams were in the highest part of the system, creating a head of pressure, which pushed water down and laterally, recharging the system (-ve pressure). This in turn, is pushing the water in the floodplain up (+ve pressure) or as you have put...
by duane
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: All General Questions about NSF
Topic: Positive Water Pressure on the Slopes
Replies: 6
Views: 1278

Re: Positive Water Pressure on the Slopes

How are you visualising this in a chain of ponds??
by duane
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:36 pm
Forum: Questions about the book, 'Back from the Brink'
Topic: Thistle Density
Replies: 1
Views: 957

Re: Thistle Density

Nature strives all the time to achieve a state of equilibrium or Balance. In a farming situation, where stock are running, thy will eat all the sweet, edible plants extracting carbon (fertility). So there has to be plants in the system to restore or maintain that balance. Thistles are excellent in t...
by duane
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Questions about the book, 'Back from the Brink'
Topic: Surface Fertility and Grass Roots
Replies: 1
Views: 403

Re: Surface Fertility and Grass Roots

Grasses are the final succession species and prefer high fertility. The high fertility zone of the Ao horizon, is where the interface of air, water and fertility is the favoured zone of most grasses. Deep rooted perennial grass mine minerals from deep in the soil.
by duane
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:29 pm
Forum: Questions about the book, 'Back from the Brink'
Topic: Trees on Tarwyn Park
Replies: 1
Views: 355

Re: Trees on Tarwyn Park

You are correct about the tree situation on Tarwyn Park. trees as you know usually take a long time to grow usually >10 years or longer. once mature these trees would then drop 7% of their mass each year as leaves, bark etc to build fertility. Peter choose instead to grow fast growing plants that ma...
by duane
Wed Mar 21, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Interesting Subjects and Discussion
Topic: Eucalyptus Density in CSIRO Study
Replies: 2
Views: 612

Re: Eucalyptus Density in CSIRO Study

If you google Webb and Tracy, formerly of CSIRO Rain Forest Division, they have shown in studies both in Australia (E.torelliana (Cardagi) now in the Genus Corymbia, and in New Guinea,(Eucalyptus degulpa) was only one in a biodiverse mix of more than 100 different tree species per acre with only one...
by duane
Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: Questions about the book, 'Back from the Brink'
Topic: Tree's suitable for creek planting
Replies: 1
Views: 505

Re: Tree's suitable for creek planting

Willows, poplars and alders are all good riparian trees.
by duane
Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Information for the Day
Topic: New Grant to study NSF
Replies: 1
Views: 23530

Re: New Grant to study NSF

Like ALL Government schemes, no sooner does this one get up, then they close it down. Go figure???
by duane
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:23 pm
Forum: Latest NEWS
Topic: TARWYN PARK TRAINING Mar 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 642

TARWYN PARK TRAINING Mar 2018

Join the Team for 5 days of sharing and learning the key ecological observations Peter Andrews has made about the natural Australian landscape and how to implement them in simple, practical ways on your farming system. This year we will be running another training course in March 2018 at the Mulloon...
by duane
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: TARWYN PARK NSF TRAINING
Topic: TARWYN PARK TRAINING MARCH 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 538

TARWYN PARK TRAINING MARCH 2018

Join the Team for 5 days of sharing and learning the key ecological observations Peter Andrews has made about the natural Australian landscape and how to implement them in simple, practical ways on your farming system. This year we will be running another training course in March 2018 at the Mulloon...

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