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The table below provides suggested maximum velocities of surface water flow on various soils. This information can be used when designing surface water management structures.
Suggested values for the Manning's roughness coefficient for designing soil and water conservation earthworks, such as grassed waterways, grade banks and shallow relief drains.
Establishing a healthy, productive orchard requires planning and preparation.
Members of the public can lodge a complaint about observed land management with the Commissioner of Soil and Land Conservation in Western Australia, and the Commissioner will then investigate the c
Mastitis is the term for a bacterial infection of the udder. It is most common in ewes raising multiple lambs or with high milk production.
The most common lice affecting sheep are body lice (Bovicola ovis).
Neelam is well adapted to most areas of southern Australia and offers ascochyta blight resistance in a mid flowering, mid maturing variety.
Agricultural lime is any product that is used to increase the pH of soil. In Western Australia, the three main sources are limesand, limestone and dolomitic lime.
Carbonate from calcium carbonate (or magnesium carbonate) neutralises acid in the soil.
Soil acidification occurs naturally very slowly as soil is weathered, but this process is accelerated by productive agriculture.