Performance boost for balers
Precision and consistency are the hallmarks of Case IH’s round baler range, with recent improvements further enhancing its performance in the paddock and the bottom-line for producers.
Dry seasonal conditions in much of Australia are placing pressure on dairy farmers nationwide, as feed and water prices increase due to high demand and limited supply.
Improved fodder quality, productivity and reduced production risk will be the key objectives of a new $2.2million AgriFutures oaten hay agronomy project announced last week.
Australian researchers have a new weapon in the fight against fungicide resistance in grain crops, with confirmation that a specially adapted approach to detection, involving cancer technology, is effective for this purpose.
Three northern Victoria farmers and a Mulwala farmer have made the best hay crops in Australia, earning national recognition in the 2018 Feed Central National Hay Quality competition.
Research organisation cesar is again making available to growers and advisers a screening service to test for insecticide resistance in RLEM, with an additional resistance screening service now on offer for lucerne flea.
An innovative new online community website which gives grains industry experts, advisers and growers across Australia a central hub to share information, access knowledge and get technical advice on seasonal issues to improve on-farm profitability, is now available.
Researchers are seeking the assistance of grain growers and advisers in Victoria to provide samples of diseases detected in this year’s commercial pulse crops.
Work is under way to provide grain growers in Victoria with the confidence, knowledge and ability to make more effective and profitable nutrient management decisions.
Making spring silage will depend on seasonal conditions that enable a genuine surplus of forage to grow or a major problem in cropping areas such as drought, late frost or hail where silage may be a salvage exercise.
Shepparton-based business, Country Scale & Equipment, has been in operation for more than 50 years.
The Australian fodder industry plays a pivotal role in Australian agriculture, underpinning production in dairy, livestock and other intensive industries.
It was a particularly dry spring and summer season for farming — and in many cases that has led to quite heavily grazed paddocks, creating a reduction in feed options during the coming months.
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Have you ever walked home after 11.30pm with some unopened tinnies in your bag?