Topic: The Soilsmith – Bruce Davison
Bruce and Heidi Davison run a beef cattle operation in Candelo in SE New South Wales.
Bruce has developed with his son a world-first soil test analysis application that provides mineral fertility recommendations for their producer clients through their ‘Soilsmith’ consultancy.
Heidi and Bruce have been managing african love grass (Eragrostis curvula) for many years, developing a range of techniques that have turned this noxious species into a productive plant.
Regrarians’ Darren J. Doherty talks to Bruce about his African Love Grass program and how it lead him to understanding how soil chemistry is the underlaying driver of soil biology, plant, livestock and human health.