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Soil health workshop with Dr Ash Martin


NZ Avocado is pleased to host Dr Ash Martin in Katikati for a soil health workshop on Friday 28 June 2019.

This free workshop is a great opportunity for growers to learn about the transition to soil health programme, which will help growers understand:

  • What soil health is
  • Identify the constraints to soil health on their land
  • Develop an action plan to improve soil health
  • Measure the outcomes, and
  • Plan for ongoing change.

The workshop will start at midday with lunch provided – please let us know if you have any dietary requirements: lauren.wallis@nzavocado.co.nz

About Dr Ash Martin:

Dr Ash Martin is the Managing Director of Microbiology Laboratories Australia (Microbe Labs). His broad range of experiences gives him a unique ability to apply science to practical problems.

From working in orchards as a boy until completing a PhD in applied soil microbiology (Adelaide), Ash has worked as an experimental scientist (CSIRO), postdoctoral researcher (Monash), technical officer (NSW Agriculture) research officer (CSR Wood Panels) agronomist, farmer and nurseryman.

Please register your attendance using the form below

Soil health workshop


11:45 am - 5:00 pm


Katikati Community Centre
45 Beach Road
Katikati, 3129 New Zealand
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