About Farming Ahead

Kondinin Group's flagship publication, Farming Ahead, has set the tone for the agricultural industry for over 60 years by delivering high value research findings, industry news, equipment reviews and agricultural information on best farming practices to its members.

Kondinin Group prides itself on its commitment to being an integral part of the farming community and is widely regarded as a trusted partner in running Australia's rural businesses.

About Kondinin Group

During more than 60 years Kondinin Group has grown to become one of Australia's largest independent farm improvement groups with a total of 8,500 readers across Australia helping drive the Kondinin Group research agenda.

Via the annual National Agricultural Survey, members have the opportunity to guide the research programme, suggesting topics and equipment that they wish to know more about.

This ensures Kondinin Group research, published through Farming Ahead, provides farmers with accurate, practical, unbiased and useful information to help them in their jobs.

Kondinin Group research offers the only independent and comprehensive assessment of farm machinery, equipment, technology and rural services available to Australian farmers.

According to the National Agricultural Survey, 67% of members have used the research information published in Farming Ahead to improve their farm practices and drive productivity.

Kondinin Group prides itself as a trusted partner to the Australian agricultural community and is dedicated to providing independent Information for Agriculture.

Editorial enquiries

Mark Saunders, Editor

Email: editorial@kondinin.com.au

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.


Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

Farming Ahead's June Research Report compares two carbon calculators which can be used by grain growers.


Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

Kondinin Group has rounded up some real broadacre muscle in this Research Report - looking at 447kW (600hp)-plus tractors.


Research Report: Sheds (April 2024)

Sheds play a vital role in farming, offering shelter and protection for people, machinery, livestock and valuable inputs like chemicals and fertiliser.


Research Report: Self-Propelled Sprayers (March 2024)

In this month’s Research Report, the Kondinin Group research team of Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli present the results of the latest round of self-propelled sprayer testing. The team traversed several states to round up six of the latest sprayers, which can cost upwards of $1 million each.