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Corporate entry Queensland Agricultural Chemistry Branch, Land Management Division, Primary Industries Department (1963 - 1996)

State of Queensland

From
1963
To
1996
Functions
Agriculture, Biochemistry and Regulatory Body
Reference No
Queensland Archives ID: 2827

Summary

The Agricultural Chemistry Branch was a research and analysis arm of the Queensland State Government Department of Primary Industries (I) (1963 - 1996). It studied the nutrient, chemical and quality levels of Queensland's water, soil and vegetation. The Agricultural Chemistry Branch also worked closely with the Standards Branch and Government soil surveyors. In 1996 the Department of Primary Industries (I) (1963 - 1996) was dissolved and the Natural Resources Sciences Centre (1996 - ) took over the branches functions.

Timeline

 1897 - 1963 Queensland Agricultural Chemical Laboratory Branch, Plant Industry Division, Department of Agriculture and Stock
       1963 - 1996 Queensland Agricultural Chemistry Branch, Land Management Division, Primary Industries Department
             1995 - Queensland Natural Resource Sciences Chemistry Centre

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Elizabeth Daniels