professor richard harper

Dean retires after eminent 31 year career

July 11th, 2017

The Dean of Murdoch University’s School of Veterinary and Life Sciences has announced his retirement.

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Government awards $40 million to address Australia’s soil management issues

March 8th, 2017

Murdoch University has been named as part of the biggest soil-based collaborations of farmers in Australia’s history that aims to unlock the potential of the country’s agricultural sector.

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Murdoch expert to lead international forest task force

September 23rd, 2015

Professor Richard Harper will lead the IUFRO task force

Professor Richard Harper will lead the International Union of Forest Research Organisation’s Task Force on Forests, Soil and Water Interactions.

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Carbon farming could drive wetlands restoration

December 14th, 2011

From left to right: Rob Summers from the Department of food and Agriculture, Dr Robert Wochesländer and Jane O

A new study investigating the feasibility of restoring wetlands through the Carbon Farming Initiative has found the strategy could be environmentally and financially beneficial to landowners in the Peel-Harvey region.

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