Weed and pest management needs your help

Weed and pest management needs your help

Victorian farmers are being asked to help with a survey on weeds and pests.

Weeds

29 MAY 2020
Favourable conditions increase risk of aphid damage to crops

Favourable conditions increase risk of aphid damage to crops

Turnip Yellows Virus may be an issue in Western Victoria.

Agronomy

22 MAY 2020
Red-legged earth mites causing concern in Victoria

Red-legged earth mites causing concern in Victoria

Autumn weather conditions can be ideal for red-legged earth mites.

Pastures

18 MAY 2020
Network established for farmers' mental health

Network established for farmers' mental health

Looking after farmers' mental health is the focus of a new program in Victoria.

Farm office

24 APRIL 2020
Northern Mallee cropping property sold for $13 million

Northern Mallee cropping property sold for $13 million

Local producers have spent almost $13 million on a Mallee farming aggregation.

Farm office

17 APRIL 2020
Young Victorians win scholarships

Young Victorians win scholarships

Two students from Victoria have been awarded scholarships worth $5000 each.

Farm office

14 APRIL 2020
$220M upgrade for biosecurity facility

$220M upgrade for biosecurity facility

A world-renowned biosecurity facility in Geelong is doing vital work on COVID-19.

Farm office

06 APRIL 2020
Silo art taking shape at Colbinabbin

Silo art taking shape at Colbinabbin

A silo art project is in progress at Colbinabbin, Victoria.

Grain Storage

09 MARCH 2020
Internet of Things trial starts in Victoria

Internet of Things trial starts in Victoria

A trial for a new network in Victoria may lead to better access to technology for farmers.

Communications

07 FEBRUARY 2020
New top vet for Victoria

New top vet for Victoria

Victoria's new chief vet is Dr Graeme Cook from the UK.

Beef

08 JANUARY 2020
Victorian crop growing guide now available

Victorian crop growing guide now available

Victorian crop growers can now access the 2020 Winter Crop Guide.

Agronomy

20 NOVEMBER 2019
Victorian Government announces further drought funding

Victorian Government announces further drought funding

Victoria's regions worst-hit by the drought have received additional funding.

Farm office

04 OCTOBER 2019