This report deals with the area of responsibility of the Moora District Office of the W.A. Department of Agriculture. The Moora advisory district consists of seven shires which cover 2,811,400 hectares. Agriculture in the advisory district varies according to climate and soil type, Sheep and cattle production are the main enterprises in the high rainfall (coastal) areas. Mixed cereal sheep production is the main system in the medium and low rainfall areas with cereals increasing in importance as annual rainfall diminishes.
Number of Pages
Agriculture, Climate, Soil, Land Use, Land Capability, Hydrology, Western Australia
Sawkins, D N. (1981), The agriculture and land description of the Midlands, Wongan Hills and Dalwallinu Districts of W.A.. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report 1/81.
Files over 3MB may be slow to open. For best results, right-click and select "save as..."