Welcome to the Soil Quality Website

What can I do on Soil Quality?

  • 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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Wheat Yield Potential Calculator

The wheat yield potential calculator provides an estimate of rainfall limited grain yield, and is based on a modified version of the French and Schultz (1984) calculation.

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Featured Fact Sheet

Subsurface Compaction - Queensland

* Soil compaction is caused by compression from machinery traffic or stock trampling, or soils may be naturally hard-setting. * Poor root growth, swollen root tips and horizontal root growth can indicate a compacted layer (hardpan), usually between 10 and ...

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Sites participating in the Soil Quality program are issued with a "Site Code" This code enables the site owner to compare their site amongst their catchments and regions.

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