Australian agricultural limestone: What’s eating Australia?
Published: Monday, 26 September 2016
With soil acidification eating at Australia’s multibillion dollar agricultural market, Richard Flook, Consultant, and Cameron Perks, IM Australian Correspondent,* take a look at what is being done to help farmers improve their productivity and the growth required in the Australian agricultural limestone industry.
Australia is a large producer of agricultural commodities
and ideally situated to supply the expanding food markets in
Asia, particularly those arising from the expanding middle
classes of China, India and the ASEAN region.
Despite a large land area, agricultural production can be
limited by variable rainfall but mainly...