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Soil testing key to dealing with acidic soils

<p>The need to apply lime is not always obvious and the results of doing so are not always readily apparent, so it is tempting for farmers to delay or ignore liming, or alternatively to apply a standard one-tonne-per-hectare across the farm. </p>

Alex Paul
Soil testing key to dealing with acidic soils

  Soil scientist Chris Gazey of the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia said taking a one-size-fits-all approach to applying lime generally resulted in some areas receiving too much...

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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: High Horsepower Tractors

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

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: Harvest Weed Seed Mills

The Report includes a round up of commercially-available batching plants as well as farmer-made approaches.

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Research Report: Agritechnica 2023

Kondinin Group’s Mark Saunders, Ben White and Josh Giumelli went to Agritechnica, Germany. This report covers the key award winners from the event and some of the latest autonomous platforms displayed.