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Southern Otway Landcare eNews September 2013

• 9, September 2013

Holistic management and social systems with Allan Savory On August the 18th, SOLN’s facilitator attended a workshop with Allan Savory. Once considered quite radical,  Savory’s method (an holistic agricultural management system based on the intensive grazing of large herds) is one of a number of “alternative” practices currently gaining  mainstream traction.  The system that he […]

Southern Otway Landcare eNews July 17 2012

• 17, July 2012

Congratulations to Otway Forest Shiitake The ABC Delicious Produce Awards were announced last night and we were thrilled to discover that Otway Forest Shiitake won in both their category (Earth), as well as picking up the gong for Best New Product. Those of you who attended the Southern Otway Agriculture Forum may have seen Rob […]

Southern Otway Landcare eNews May 9 2012

• 9, May 2012

Southern Otway Landcare Network secures Biodiversity Funding Southern Otway Landcare is pleased to announce that it has secured significant funding support from the Federal Government’s Biodiversity Fund for a Weed Buffer Project in the Great Otway National Park (GONP).  Five high biodiversity areas have been identified within the GONP. Parks Victoria and the Department of […]

Southern Otway Landcare eNews, 9th June 2011

• 9, June 2011

Confirmed Tiger Quoll Sighting in the Otways Those of you who were listening to Ros Jamieson’s Environment Matters program on Otway Community Radio last night will have heard the breaking news of a confirmed Tiger Quoll sighting in the local area. Tiger Quolls are the largest marsupial predator on the Australian Mainland and are classified […]

SOLN “Landtalk” Thursday 21st April 2011.

• 21, April 2011

Congratulations to the new Committee of Management Southern Otway Landcare welcomes our new Committee of Management. Ros Jamieson has stood up to take on the role of Chair. We also welcome Ken Forrester on board as new Treasurer and John Marriner as Secretary.  We look forward to the new Executive and know that these experienced […]