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Is barley a frost beater?

WESTERN Australian research has confirmed barley is better than wheat when getting the best from early sown crops in frost-prone landscapes.

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 DPIRD senior research officer Ben Biddulph discusses frost at a field tour in Quairading, WA. Photo courtesy GRDC.

DPIRD senior research officer Ben Biddulph discusses frost at a field tour in Quairading, WA. Photo courtesy GRDC.

Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development trials at medium production zones (Kulin-Lake Grace and Quairading) and high production zones (Wickepin and Dale), examined the performance of...

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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.