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  • Examine soil properties through Australia's agricultural regions.
  • Compare your soil test results with your neighbours.
  • Investigate soil quality indicator relationships.
  • Discover the importance of Soil Biology.

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Subsurface Compaction – New South Wales

The majority of agricultural soils in Australia have developed subsoil physical constraints, in particular compaction. Subsurface compaction is caused by compression from agricultural machinery traffic with the compacted layer forming between 10 and 40 cent...

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