August 10, 2016
Matthew Cahill says milking robots and IT corn have changed the dairy for the better.
Cows are happier and crops are healthier at the Cahill’s Beaudesert dairy since installing milking robots and adopting herbicide resistant corn crops.
August 9, 2016
David and Amy Loughnan, 'Jackson', Jondaryan, grew a crop of sorghum which yielded 10.298t/ha.
Making the 350-kilometre move from Muckadilla to Jondaryan not only meant new neighbours and friends for the Loughnan family, it also meant contending with a new climate and soil types.
August 10, 2016
Ararat farmer Tim Barr's hybrid canola (pictured at 28 days post-planting) hit 2t/ha in a tough year.
In what was Ararat’s fourth-driest year on record, farmer Tim Barr was surprised by the high canola yields he harvested in December at family property “Yallgatta”, in the Western Districts of Victoria.
August 31, 2016
P&K Mifsud Dryland Farms grower Luke Mifsud and worker Mal Walls in a crop of MR-Bazley at 'Wandina', Clermont.
Central Queensland grower Peter Mifsud says it’s better to grow a sorghum variety that will stand up in tough seasons than to grow a crop with high yield potential that falls over before harvest.
October 26, 2015
Trevor Syme and Advanta Seeds territory manager Steve Lamb in Trojan wheat.
While Bolgart grower Trevor Syme is preparing for a good canola harvest in November due to higher expected yields from his first hybrid sowing, it is the valuable weed control the crop provides in successive wheat crops that has him most excited.