DIY Soil Sampling Training Day

Event details

  • 15 November 2022
  • 9:00 am
  • Local Farming PropertyCorio Road, Torbay WA 6330

DIY Soil Sampling Training Day

Join fellow farmers to learn how to collect accurate soil samples on your farm.​
Training will be provided by DPIRD officers. ​

You will learn how to:​

  • Take accurate soil samples that represent your farm.​
  • Set-up the sampling drill and auger.​
  • GPS your sample locations.​
  • Use sample bags correctly.​

This training is mandatory for all participants of the DIY soil sampling program, but everyone is welcome.

Preparing for the training: ​

  • Watch the short training videos sent by DPIRD before attending the field day.​
  • Respect biosecurity on our host’s property.​
  • Dress appropriately (hat, boots, fly net etc.).​
  • Bring a water bottle and sunscreen.​
  • If possible, bring a charged iPhone or iPad with a SIM card slot (can be empty) and FileMaker Go installed.​
  • If possible, bring a charged battery drill.

The day will include hands on training and a delicious morning tea!

Please don’t hesitate to get in contact with us, if you have any inquiries.