The Australasian Soil and Plant Analysis Council (ASPAC) was inaugurated in 1990, and incorporated in 1991 in Victoria as a charitable society.


ASPACs objectives are to:

  • Provide a national and international focus for promoting excellence in all aspects of soil and plant tissue analysis.
  • Encourage and promote the adoption of preferred methods and protocols used in soil and plant tissue analysis within Australasia.
  • Facilitate national and international communication
  • Stimulate training, research and development in soil and plant tissue analysis.

Study Awards

ASPAC, and the Plant Nutrition Trust, offer several annual Study Travel awards of up to $2,000 to attend conferences or meetings to advance the understanding and application of soil and plant analysis. 

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This section lists downloadable newsletters published by ASPAC and affiliated organisations (eg. SPAC).

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