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August 2019

NO TILL CONFERENCE 2019

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Book your place for the annual No-Till Conference  to held on from 3 – 5 September 2019 at the ATKV Drakensville Holliday Resort, Drakensville, Kwa Zulu Natal. The theme for this years conference is The Regeneration of Agriculture Responsibly – by adopting The No-Till CA System. Bill Crabtree from the Australia is this years international guest speaker and will discuss “Why is residue so important?– biologically, chemically and physically”,  ” What are the best crop rotations?” and ” Soil Chemical Fertility Restraints”. This conference provides a comprehensive program, some of the speakers include Prof Charlie Reinhardt discussing  “The controversy around glyphosate – how much based on facts and how much based on perceptions?”;  Dr Philip Theunissen  speaking on “Should soil conservation be on your balance sheet?” and Deon Schroder discussing “Sugarcane farming: Changing a paradigm” I you have an interest in Conservation Agriculture and improving the productivity of your soil, this conference provides and excellent opportunity to meet research scientists and farmers who will share their experiences and learnings on how to successfully reap the benefits of No-Till farming. Motivational speaker Quinton Coetzee will address the delegates on Wednesday evening on “Head, Heart And Guts – Examples from the World”. Take advantage of the Early Bird Registration which lasts until 26 August 2019 to avoid the late registration fee. For more information on the principles and practice of no-till farming and the No-Till club visit: www.notillclub.com Conference Programme: http://www.notillclub.com/images/2019 NO-TILL CONFERENCE PROGRAMME.pdf Registration forms: 2019 Delegates Registration  

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