"Whether or not the AWPC
's cause is wrong-headed or misconceived is neither here not there, and if their activities are inconvenient or tiresome, the Secretary of State's shoulders are surely broad enough to cope."
The nominal CCA retentions in the Innisfail stake trial were quarter H4, half H4, and H4 specifications, as suggested for field testing by the AWPC (2007).
The fungal bioassay (AWPC 2007) was conducted with P.
A second soil block test using AWPC procedures was conducted by Ensis using lower retentions.
The AWPC protocol is being used with stock soil taken from the Scion forest nursery.
The motion was heavily defeated - WRU president Dennis Gethin estimated the vote was 90 per cent in favour against the motion - but the AWPC claimed the WRU board had the power to implement the play-off, as recommended by its review of the Premiership, without seeking a mandate from its full membership.
AWPC members sought out union board member Russell Howells, who had proposed the motion on behalf of the WRU but declined to respond to speakers who had spoke against it before the vote was taken, following the AGM.
The test method adopted for the field trial satisfies the minimum requirements as specified in AWPC
(1997) for evaluating preservative-treated timber intended for H2 service conditions.
will hold a meeting of its members at Aberavon tonight with the latest thorny issue at the top of the agenda.
likely to formulate ``super club'' counter-proposals and offer partnership deals with the WRU to retain their status.
Instead of supplying only two members to the new working party looking into the game's playing structure, the AWPC
are insisting the eight-man joint-management board should fulfil that role.
Ebbw Vale, Bridgend, Caerphilly and Neath are unhappy that its AWPC
's representatives on the joint management board are also entirely drawn from Rugby Partnership Wales: Gareth Thomas (Pontypridd), Stuart Gallacher (Llanelli), Roger Blyth (Swansea) and Keith Grainger (Newport).