The UWA Institute of Agriculture

Farm description

Map of Future Farm  at latitude -32.506389 and longitude 116.991944, zoomlevel 14. Label: Future Farm

The Future Farm is located in West Pingelly, a two and half hour drive from the University of Western Australia's Crawley Campus.

The Future Farm:

  • located at ‘Ridgefield’, Page Road, West Pingelly (Google Earth: S 32° 30’ 23” – E 116° 59’ 31”)
  • 1588 hectares (3,924 acres)
  • ‘Mediterranean’ region (hot, dry summers; warm wet winters)
  • annual rainfall is 425 mm.
  • approximately 65 percent of the land is arable
  • soils are predominantly granitic sands.