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Macintyre Station achieves 100pc beef vision

October 17, 2017


Ian Bailey in his forage sorghum at Macintyre Station, near Inverell.

Two years after purchasing one of the largest holdings in the New England district, 8000-hectare Macintyre Station, Carossa Farming have realised their vision of converting the mixed grazing/cropping property to 100 per cent beef production.

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Quality the best pitch for haymaker

 September 28, 2017


Warren Folker unloads square bales at his farm.

Making hay for over 35 years has given Wyreema farmer Warren Folker a better understanding of what the market wants and how to cater to it.

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Albert growers impressed with first Flanker wheat crop

January 19, 2018


Albert growers Wayne (left) and Michael Jarvis inspect their first crop of Flanker wheat.

Growing Flanker wheat for the first time last year was a positive experience for the Jarvis family at Albert, with the crop yielding well in a low rainfall season and winning them a local wheat crop competition.

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Crop program adjustment lifts grain, lamb output

October 16, 2017


Rochester mixed farmer Bruce Macague in his Clearfield graze and grain winter canola hybrid.

Rochester mixed-farmer Bruce Macague has seen a lift in his grain and lamb output after adjusting the cropping program at the family property.

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New CT canola to help growers

October 4, 2017


Pacific Seeds canola manager Justin Kudnig says Hyola CT will be another IWM tool for growers.

Pacific Seeds has announced it is currently evaluating a new dual-herbicide tolerant non-GM canola hybrid combining Clearfield and triazine-tolerant herbicide technologies for the Australian market.

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Pacific Seeds invests $700k in seed plant

September 25, 2017


Advanta Seeds (producer and supplier of Pacific Seeds products) managing director Nick Gardner.

Encouraged by the continued growth of the Australian agricultural industry, Pacific Seeds has invested $700,000 in a new seed treatment plant.

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