Queensland researchers launch new disease-resistant mungbean

Queensland researchers launch new disease-resistant mungbean

A new variety of mungbean offers good resistance to halo blight.

Agronomy

15 MAY 2020
Chickpea yields boosted by sub-surface irrigation

Chickpea yields boosted by sub-surface irrigation

Sub-surface irrigation of chickpeas may be worthwhile.

Agronomy

17 APRIL 2020
Calf loss research reveals inconsistencies

Calf loss research reveals inconsistencies

Research into calf loss has shown we need to be better at record keeping and measuring.

Beef

20 MARCH 2020
Farm tour could spice up the value of broadacre cropping

Farm tour could spice up the value of broadacre cropping

A trial is looking at high value spice crops in broadacre areas of Queensland.

Farm office

05 FEBRUARY 2020
Parasite warning for sheep producers

Parasite warning for sheep producers

Wet conditions bring increased risk of flystrike and worm burdens in sheep.

Sheep

05 FEBRUARY 2020
App to help mungbean disease now available

App to help mungbean disease now available

Mungbean growers in Qld and NSW have help at hand with the launch of a new app.

Agronomy

02 DECEMBER 2019
New facility to target bio-friendly pesticides

New facility to target bio-friendly pesticides

Bio-friendly pesticide research boosted with $35 million funding.

Agronomy

04 NOVEMBER 2019
WiFi tower aids connectivity

WiFi tower aids connectivity

Farm connected through WiFi utilising an antenna and repeaters.

On-farm

02 SEPTEMBER 2019
Weed support gets Katter in prickly mood

Weed support gets Katter in prickly mood

Prickly Acacia could prove a major pest in Queensland and other areas.

Farm office

09 AUGUST 2019
New radars for Queensland

New radars for Queensland

New radars in remote Queensland areas will help local farmers.

Farm office

27 MARCH 2019
Graziers lose cattle by the thousand

Graziers lose cattle by the thousand

Floods declared a national disaster.

On-farm

13 FEBRUARY 2019
Agricultural science and engineering precinct opened

Agricultural science and engineering precinct opened

An agricultural science and engineering hub has been opened at Toowoomba, Queensland.

Farm office

06 FEBRUARY 2019