CROPPING

Recent rain slows yield potential slide in WA

RECENT rain across large areas of the Western Australian grain belt has offered some hope for growers in the northern regions and improved yield potential in the south.

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 GIWA estimates for WA crop production dropped by 1.5m tonnes since last month. Photo: Ben White

GIWA estimates for WA crop production dropped by 1.5m tonnes since last month. Photo: Ben White

The Grain Industry Association of Western Australia (GIWA) has dropped its total estimated grain production for the state's upcoming harvest by nearly 1.5 million tonnes since its August crop report, to...

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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: Sheds

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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.

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Research Report: Fronting Up

This Research Report looks at harvester fronts including research and expertise from Kondinin Group’s Ben White, with input from harvesting specialists Brett Asphar, Kassie Van Der Westhuizen, Murray Skayman and Martin Reichelt.