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 More than 200 attended the first day of WeedSmart Week which is underway in Dubbo in Central NSW. Photo Ben White.

WeedSmart Week underway in central NSW

WeedSmart Week has kicked off in Dubbo NSW

01 August 2023

 4WD farm ute testing

Podcast: Ute testing

The latest Kondinin Group podcast provides a snapshot of ute testing

12 December 2022

Because chains have a relatively low working load limit, recovery straps should be the go-to for bogged harvester recovery. Opt for soft shackles and avoid D-shackles.

Bogged harvester recovery video now available

A new Kondinin Group video is essential viewing for a boggy harvest

09 November 2022

The 2022 harvest is underway in WA. Photo Ben White.

WA 2022 harvest cranks up

Early canola provides learning opportunity

23 September 2022

 With the V6 Ranger now in showrooms, we were keen to get a quick drive of the next iteration of one of Australia's most popular models. Images Ben White

New Ford Ranger first drive impressions

Kondinin Group takes the V6 Wildtrack for a quick spin

29 July 2022

 The DJI Mini 3 Pro is pocket-sized and full-featured. Photo Ben White.

DJI Mini 3 Pro is a real performer

Pocket-sized drone is impressive

29 July 2022

Mixing mouse bait with urea is not recommended.

Growers advised not to mix urea and mouse bait in single applications

Combination with urea may minimise bait efficacy.

07 July 2022

 The Kondinin Group National Agricultural Survey (2022) is open until the end of April 2022.

Help set the Kondinin Group research agenda

Your opportunity to let us know what you want researched in 2022-23

13 April 2022


Utrisha N: The new biostimulant boosting broadacre yield potential

Extensive trials conducted across Australia show boosted yields in a wide range of


Maximise your nitrogen use efficiency

Losing nitrogen to the environment can be costly.


Safety first for the year ahead

Since 1870, Blundstone, have supported & protecting farmers across Australia from


Precise and Productive Seeding Equipment

The success of next year's harvest begins now, with strong preparation and planning.

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.