Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development

Choosing your width
CROPPING

Choosing your width

CTF reduces has many benefits however it requires a well-thought out plan

12 February 2018

Livestock producers warned to check paddocks for toxic weeds
LIVESTOCK

Livestock producers warned to check paddocks for toxic weeds

Box poison and lesser loosestrife alert for WA

08 January 2018

Monitor sheep for supplementary feeding
SHEEP

Monitor sheep for supplementary feeding

Slim spring brings heightens need for monitoring sheep

04 December 2017

Questioning late-spring nitrogen additions
PASTURES AND SOILS

Questioning late-spring nitrogen additions

If and when nitrogen will boost pasture production

01 December 2017

VIDEO: Optimise front for light crop harvests
CROPPING

VIDEO: Optimise front for light crop harvests

Sharp knife and extended sweep important to ensure crop is cut and gathered in light crops

09 October 2017

New pasture legume hard to fault
PASTURES AND SOILS

New pasture legume hard to fault

Perennial forage legume tedera is on track for commercial release in 2019

22 September 2017

Waterlogging tolerant barley breakthrough
CROPPING

Waterlogging tolerant barley breakthrough

Helping barley growers in WA mitigate potential losses and capitalise on positive seasonal conditions

14 August 2017

WA to trial prohibited forage tree
ON-FARM

WA to trial prohibited forage tree

$2.3 million research project to develop a sterile form of leucaena

14 August 2017

PARTNER CONTENT

Utrisha N: The new biostimulant boosting broadacre yield potential

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

PARTNER CONTENT

Maximise your nitrogen use efficiency

Losing nitrogen to the environment can be costly.

PARTNER CONTENT

Safety first for the year ahead

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

PARTNER CONTENT

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.

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Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

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

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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.

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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.

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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.