Researchers uncover how invasive plants get a head start after fires

Researchers uncover how invasive plants get a head start after fires

A new study is shedding light on why some invasive plant species do well after a fire.

Farm office

13 MARCH 2020
Kangaroo Island rebuilding sheep numbers

Kangaroo Island rebuilding sheep numbers

Sheep producers on Kangaroo Island have started restocking.

Sheep

14 FEBRUARY 2020
Soil advice available post bushfires

Soil advice available post bushfires

Soil Science Australia has released a handy fact sheet for fire-affected areas.

Farm office

22 JANUARY 2020
CFA issues warning for haystack fires

CFA issues warning for haystack fires

Haystack fires can be more prevalent when hay is made in haste.

Pastures

04 OCTOBER 2019

Podcast: Harvester fires

Podcast: Harvester fires.

Harvesting

22 MAY 2019
Fire season preparations should include livestock

Fire season preparations should include livestock

Include livestock in your fire emergency preparation planning.

Farm office

16 NOVEMBER 2018
The keys to reducing harvester fire risk

The keys to reducing harvester fire risk

What are the keys to avoiding harvester fires this summer?

Harvesting

25 NOVEMBER 2016
Disruption is the best way to get attention

Disruption is the best way to get attention

THERE were a handful of occasions recently where the easy to talk about, but harder to address disconnect...

On-farm

21 JANUARY 2016
When it comes to terror, there's nothing to match a bushfire

When it comes to terror, there's nothing to match a bushfire

It's started and it's only the first week of October - summer is basically two months away and already...

On-farm

09 OCTOBER 2015
Preparing for the worst means investing in adequate products

Preparing for the worst means investing in adequate products

WHEN fire ravaged the Eden Valley area in South Australia a year ago it destroyed property, blackened...

Machinery General

14 JANUARY 2015
Harvest fire threat prompts action

Harvest fire threat prompts action

AS temperatures start to heat up across the country, the potential of a harvest fire is leaving farmers...

Archive

21 NOVEMBER 2014