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Soil and Controlled Traffic conference bookings open

Soil and Controlled Traffic conference bookings open

Bookings now open for National Soil Amelioration and CTF Conference in Perth in August.

Soils

20 MAY 2022
New tool to help with farm biosecurity

New tool to help with farm biosecurity

Agriculture Victoria has a new assessment tool to help with farm vehicle biosecurity.

Agronomy

13 MAY 2022
$21 million soil research funding announced

$21 million soil research funding announced

The Federal Government has committed $21million to soil research.

Soils

05 MAY 2022
New technology to tackle soil constraints

New technology to tackle soil constraints

A new 3D soil mapping technology could help farmers unearth soil constraints.

Soils

29 APR 2022
UWA soil scientists receive $4.34 million federal grant

UWA soil scientists receive $4.34 million federal grant

Soil scientists at the University of Western Australia have been awarded a major research grant.

Soils

29 APR 2022
Deep ripping still on the cards

Deep ripping still on the cards

Deep ripping the right soils can pay off this season, despite the spike in fuel prices.

Soils

27 APR 2022
Yield response important to optimise fertiliser rates

Yield response important to optimise fertiliser rates

Soil testing is important to help determine fertiliser application rates for maximum returns.

Soils

02 MAR 2022
WA landowners urged to reduce soil erosion risk

WA landowners urged to reduce soil erosion risk

Devastating fires earlier this month have left parts of WA bare making it vital to protect top soil.

Soils

24 FEB 2022
Major investments announced for traceability and soil science

Major investments announced for traceability and soil science

Funding boosts have been announced for national traceability and soils projects.

Soils

02 FEB 2022
New awnless wheats offer frost options

New awnless wheats offer frost options

Two new awnless wheat varieties offer more options in frost-prone regions.

Agronomy

27 OCT 2021
Bumper crop still on the cards

Bumper crop still on the cards

Rabobank estimates this year's crop production will be 25 per cent above the five-year average.

Agronomy

22 OCT 2021
Good turnout at CTF workshop

Good turnout at CTF workshop

A workshop in WA this week covered the aspects and benefits of a Controlled Traffic Farming system.

Farm office

08 OCT 2021
Know your soils before you start deep ripping

Know your soils before you start deep ripping

GRDC has released a series of must-read deep ripping fact sheets.

Soils

08 MAR 2021
Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks

Growers urged to be proactive on crop disease risks

Grain growers are being asked to think about disease risks in crops prior to sowing.

Soils

03 FEB 2021
Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

Action needed to protect paddocks from wind erosion

Dry and windy conditions can make grain growing land susceptible to wind erosion.

Soils

22 JAN 2021
CSIRO updates carbon tool

CSIRO updates carbon tool

CSIRO has updated its LOOC-C farm carbon assessment tool.

Soils

09 DEC 2020

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