Irrigation research needs farmer input

Irrigation research needs farmer input

The CSIRO is seeking input from Australian irrigators to help with drought management.

Farm office

17 FEBRUARY 2021
Four Corners' Basin report found to be biased

Four Corners' Basin report found to be biased

A media authority says the ABC breached its impartiality rules.

Farm office

18 DECEMBER 2020
Partnership to help water efficiency

Partnership to help water efficiency

A new monitoring system promises better efficiency for irrigators.

Agronomy

15 JUNE 2020
Chickpea yields boosted by sub-surface irrigation

Chickpea yields boosted by sub-surface irrigation

Sub-surface irrigation of chickpeas may be worthwhile.

Agronomy

17 APRIL 2020
Major investment in irrigation for grain growing

Major investment in irrigation for grain growing

The GRDC has announced substantial research investment programs for irrigation and grain growing.

Agronomy

04 SEPTEMBER 2019
Irrigation discussion drives development of new group

Irrigation discussion drives development of new group

The inaugural meeting of the Riverine Plains Irrigation Discussion Group will be held next week.

Agronomy

23 AUGUST 2019
Farm lobby disgusted by 'reckless' water report

Farm lobby disgusted by 'reckless' water report

The NFF has described Monday night's 4Corners program as reckless.

Farm office

10 JULY 2019
Local irrigators to own and manage Fairbairn scheme

Local irrigators to own and manage Fairbairn scheme

LMA has benefits for both irrigators and the local community.

On-farm

03 JULY 2019
Technology key to irrigation management

Technology key to irrigation management

Understanding plant water use under irrigation.

Agronomy

14 NOVEMBER 2018
New regional office and staff announced for MDBA

New regional office and staff announced for MDBA

The MDBA plans to open a new regional office at Gooondiwindi in Queensland.

Farm office

13 AUGUST 2018
New members appointed to key MDBA committee

New members appointed to key MDBA committee

The MDBA has been boosted by an experienced advisory body.

Markets

24 JULY 2018
MDBA welcomes new members

MDBA welcomes new members

Hewitt and Bunn join Authority

Agronomy

28 MAY 2018