Farm safety is crucial for good farm management

Farm safety is crucial for good farm management

Safety should be a focus on every farm.

Farm office

14 DECEMBER 2018
Forecast for production drops slightly

Forecast for production drops slightly

'Imagine how well we'll go when it rains' - Minister for Agriculture.

Farm office

14 DECEMBER 2018
Front-mount fire chaser

Front-mount fire chaser

Front mounted 1000-litre fire-fighting unit on an articulated 4WD tractor.

On-farm

14 DECEMBER 2018
Leaving their tails behind them

Leaving their tails behind them

Very few Australian sheep keep their tails beyond lamb marking.

Sheep

14 DECEMBER 2018
Report on heat stress open for comment

Report on heat stress open for comment

The draft report aims to develop a new approach to heat stress.

Infrastructure and Tec...

14 DECEMBER 2018
New perennial forage legume released

New perennial forage legume released

Commercial quantities of tedera var. Lanza seed to be harvested this month.

Pastures

12 DECEMBER 2018
Unstable wet weather on the cards this week

Unstable wet weather on the cards this week

South eastern Australia could be in for a wet few days.

Farm office

12 DECEMBER 2018
New standard for grain fed cattle announced

New standard for grain fed cattle announced

The new GFF Standard means farmers can feed the cattle grain for 35 days and reap the benefits.

Beef

12 DECEMBER 2018
WA banksia holds the key to a new breed of hardy crop

WA banksia holds the key to a new breed of hardy crop

Research from UWA has found a new way that allows plants to grow with a low level of P.

On-farm

12 DECEMBER 2018
Satellite purchase enables detection of infrared light

Satellite purchase enables detection of infrared light

A new mini satellite is able to detect infrared light and could help environmental decisions.

Farm office

10 DECEMBER 2018
Soil project will put Australian science into farmers' hands

Soil project will put Australian science into farmers' hands

A new project is aiming to develop digital tools using soil science.

Soils

10 DECEMBER 2018
Controlled consultation may help compaction

Controlled consultation may help compaction

Controlled traffic farming may be an option worth looking at.

Farm equipment

10 DECEMBER 2018