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Gippsland Regional Soil Forum

Objectives of the Event

WGCMA and Dairy Australia have put together 9 you tube clips from the 2011 Regional Soil Forum.

The information contained is a valuable guide for farmers, industry and agency service providers . Dr Jeff Baldock of CSIRO was the keynote speaker at the event.

Key Messages

View the you tube clips for Soil Carbon facts on:

  • What is soil carbon?
  • Soil carbon – Productivity perspective
  • Soil Carbon – Greenhouse Gas perspective    
  • Agricultural processes that generate and consume Greenhouse Gases
  • Can soils provide a sink for carbon sequestration?    
  • Factors controlling soil carbon content
  • Agriculture’s potential to increase soil carbon              
  • How to measure soil carbon for trading