Soil Judging Perth Western Australia
The third Australian soil judging competition was held near Mandurah, Western Australia, September 5-6 2015. Both the four practice and two competition pits were in the grounds of the Murdoch University farm at Whitby Falls, located in the shadows of the Darling Range. The eight teams (31 students) that competed were representing the University of Adelaide/University of South Australia, Curtin University, La Trobe University, Murdoch University, the University of Southern Queensland/ University of Sydney, the University of Sydney, Western Sydney University, and the University of Western Australia. The majority of these students were undergraduates studying soil science through agriculture, environmental and science programs.
Final section winners
|First Place||James Manson|
|Second Place||Dominic Lauricella|
|Third Place||Matthew Bow|
|Fourth Place||James Moloney|
|Fifth Place||Khairul Alam, Latrobe University|
|Overall Winning Team||Latrobe University|
|1st Runner Up||University of Sydney|
|2nd Runner Up Composite team||University of Sydney University of Qld|
Read more in the 2015 Soil Judging Report
Soil Science Australia acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the land and we pay our respects to their Elders past, present and future.