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Soil Water Solutions

Education

Educational materials and sources of soil and water information.
 Soil Water Solutions run training courses for farmers and irrigators in water management and soil improvement
A useful glossary of soil science terms for your word processorhttp://www.soils.org/sssagloss/
CSIRO Land and Water http://www.csiro.au/org/CLW.html
Assault on Salthttp://www.mov.vic.gov.au/FutureHarvest/case13.html
 Water Environment Federation http://www.wef.org/
 South Australian Dept Environment http://www.deh.sa.gov.au/dwr/
For general information on soil water measurement try sowacs which is a web site for people interested in measuring soil water

For reliable and up to date general information on management of soils and water go to www.bettersoils.com.au .

There are also links on the Australian Soil Science Societies web site www.asssi.asn.au

For info on alternative crops on farms see www.futurefarmcrc.com,au

For info on managing salt affected farms www.crcleme.com.au

Internet news and discussion groups
Soil water measurement news group (world wide) SOWACS
Soil drainage news group, (United States) To subscribe Send an e-mail message to:
LISTSERV@UNL.EDU In the Message Field (NOT Subject field) type: SUBSCRIBE DRAINAGE-L
Salt list - (Australian)salinity news group SALTLIST, To subscribe send an email to majordomo@pluto.senet.com.au> with : 'subscribe saltlist' in the the body of your email message