Prof Wayne Truter

University of Pretoria
Department of Plant and Soil Science

Associate Professor: Plant and Soil Sciences
Programme Leader: Forage, Pasture & Land Reclamation Institute (FPLRI)



Research Programme Manager: Centre of Environmental Studies (CFES) - Land Reclamation 

Research Programme Manager: MinAgri Information Platform (Mining / Agriculture Co-existence) 

DEA EPWP Community Development Project Leader: Ba Tau Matji Land Reclamation Project 

Chairman - DEA Phakisa Working Group: Ash in Land and Water Reclamation 


Research Programmes: 

  • African Forage Quality Evaluation Programme (African Forage Quality Reference Laboratory)
  • Sustainable Pasture (Forages/Veld) Based Livestock Production and Management 
  • Land Reclamation: Post reclamation land use systems 
  • African Coal Ash in Land Reclamation Systems