Thursday 5 December 2019

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2019
Thursday, December 5th
7:30 AM

Registration

Exhibition foyer

7:30 AM - 8:30 AM

8:30 AM

Welcome to Country

Richard Walley Dr

Exhibition Foyer

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

8:45 AM

Official Opening

Tony O'Donnell Prof., Executive Dean, University of Western Ausralia

8:45 AM - 8:55 AM

8:55 AM

Important housekeeping notices

Tim Overheu, Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

8:55 AM - 9:00 AM

9:00 AM

Keynote Address

Daniel Murphy Prof., Head of School, UWA School of Agriculture and Environment

9:00 AM - 9:25 AM

9:30 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof Louise Barton

Subsoil contraints and their management: Overview from five years of R&D

David Hall

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

9:45 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof Louise Barton

Crop response to amelioration of agricultural soils are mediated by contraint combinations and soil type

Stephen Davies

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

10:00 AM

Morning tea and World Soil Day Celebration

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

10:30 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof Louise Barton

Dynamics of water use by wheat and canola crops in compacted, acidic sands treated with deep tillage and lime

Gaus Azam
Chris Gazey, Department of Primary Inudstry and Regional Development
Richard Bowles

10:30 AM - 10:55 AM

10:45 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof Louise Barton

Soil nitrogen storage and availability to crops are increased by conservation agriculture practices in rice-based cropping systems in the eastern Gangetic Plains

MD. Khairal Alam
Richard Bell
M E. Haque
M A. Islam
M A. Kader

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM

11:00 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof Louise Barton

Evolution of ryegrass resistance to glyphosate changes soil microbial diversity 14 years continuous application

Zakaria Solaiman

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

11:15 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof. Louise Barton

Gravel is soil is gravel

David Weaver, Department of Primary Industry and Regional Development
Ron Master, Department of Primary Industry and Regional Development
David Rogers, Department of Primary Inudstry and Regional Development

11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

11:30 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof. Louise Barton

Simulating Australian soil organic carbon sequestration

Juhwan Lee
Raphael A. Viscarra Rossell

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM

11:45 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof Louise Barton

Extending the message of soil quality in the mobile device era

Chris Gazey, Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development
Frances Hoyle

11:45 AM - 11:55 AM

11:55 AM

Soil R&D Outcomes WA & Beyond

Session Chair: Assoc Prof. Louise Barton

SoilsWest - GRDC launch of the next ebook in th Soil Quality series

Peter Bird, General Manager, Grain Research and Development Corporation
Frances Hoyle

11:55 AM - 12:05 PM

12:50 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

iLime an app for assessing the management of soil acidity in agricultural systems

James Fisher

12:50 PM - 1:00 PM

1:00 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

The forensic analysis of Perth’s soils

Kari Pitts

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

1:15 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

Topsoil slotting has potential to improve root pathways through hostile subsoils

Wayne Parker

1:15 PM - 1:30 PM

1:30 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

Black soldier fly technology can convert manure into valuable fertiliser

Sasha Jenkins

1:30 PM - 1:45 PM

1:45 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

Soil classification based on spectral and environmental variables

Andre Carnieletto Dotto

1:45 PM - 2:00 PM

2:00 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

Rapid soil analytical techniques for international agricultural research and development

Wendy Vance

2:00 PM - 2:15 PM

2:15 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

Legacy phosphorus – have we fallen asleep at the wheel?

Simon Clarendon

2:15 PM - 2:30 PM

2:30 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

Posters on display – 'meet n greet' poster authors

Foyer area, UWA Business School

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

3:00 PM

Soil Innovation & Development

Session Chair: Chris Gazey

Afternoon tea & extended poster display

UWA Business School Terrace

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

3:30 PM

Soil Policy, Planning & Governance

Session Chair: Tim Overhue

Monitoring ground cover and associated erosion risks using satellite remote sensing in the agricultural region of Western Australia

Justin Laycock

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

3:45 PM

Soil Policy, Planning & Governance

Session Chair: Tim Overhue

Validating and extending the national Better Fertiliser Decisions for Pasture critical values for phosphorus

David Rogers

3:45 PM - 4:00 PM

4:00 PM

Soil Policy, Planning & Governance

Session Chair: Tim Overhue

Translating soils information into better land planning decisions: an example from the Peel-Harvey Catchment Western Australia

Heather M. Percy, Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

4:15 PM

Soil Policy, Planning & Governance

Session Chair: Tim Overhue

Posters on display

4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

5:00 PM

Annual Boodja Lecture in Soil Science

Session Chair: Henry Smolinski

A Career in land and soil conservation

Andrew Watson, Commissioner for Soil and Land Conservation, WA

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

6:30 PM

Annual Boodja Lecture in Soil Science

Session Chair: Henry Smolinski

Post Lecture and Conference Dinner

BHP Billiton Courtyard

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM