Farm safety

WorkSafe is urging farmers to be aware of fatigue. Image courtesy WorkSafe.
AGRIBUSINESS

Farmers urged to stay alert to risks of fatigue in danger period

WorkSafe is reminding farmers of the risks of fatigue in busy times.

03 April 2024

 Researchers have developed a game to teach teenagers about farm safety. Photo: Jenna Santos
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Australian researchers develop game to improve child farm safety

Calm Your Farm game aims to educate teenagers about farm safety.

11 December 2023

 Hear no evil: There are plenty of sources of noise on the farm capable of damaging our hearing. Aside from machinery, power tools such as impact wrenches and grinders can generate significant sound pressure levels which can damage hearing with prolonged use. Credit: Ben White.
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WORKSHOP: Hearing protection

Kondinin researcher, Josh Giumelli, discusses hearing protection.

15 November 2023

 AFIA are promoting hay and silage safety today. Photo courtesy of AFIA.
LIVESTOCK

Hey hey it's National Hay Safe Day

AFIA celebrates National Hay Safe Day today.

25 October 2023

 Inductees: Farm safety and work place inductions should be a part of harvest preparations. Photo: Ben White
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The importance of pre-harvest inductions

Protecting people, property and agribusinesses

13 October 2023

 WorkSafe is investigating a quad-related death in WA. Picture courtesy WorkSafe.
INSIGHT

Young worker killed in quad accident

Worksafe investigates as tributes flow for 22-year-old Emma Varis.

13 October 2023

 Farm Safety Week has started with the key message of "Stay on the Safe Side". Image courtesy Farmsafe Australia.
AGRIBUSINESS

National Farm Safety Week kicks off

National safety campaign urges a safe approach on farms

17 July 2023

 A new children on-farm safety program has been launched by BASF and AgLink Australia. Image courtesy BASF Australia.
AGRIBUSINESS

Safety Champs program promotes farm safety for children

BASF and AgLink announce new child safety program for farms

14 July 2023

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Utrisha N: The new biostimulant boosting broadacre yield potential

Extensive trials conducted across Australia show boosted yields in a wide range of

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Maximise your nitrogen use efficiency

Losing nitrogen to the environment can be costly.

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Safety first for the year ahead

Since 1870, Blundstone, have supported & protecting farmers across Australia from

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Precise and Productive Seeding Equipment

The success of next year's harvest begins now, with strong preparation and planning.

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

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.

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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.