Calf loss research reveals inconsistencies

Calf loss research reveals inconsistencies

Research into calf loss has shown we need to be better at record keeping and measuring.

Beef

20 MARCH 2020
New technology to be sniffed out

New technology to be sniffed out

A GRDC grain update in Perth next month will highlight new technology to help farmers.

Agronomy

17 JANUARY 2020
Trapping atoms for better ground water

Trapping atoms for better ground water

The CSIRO is using advanced techniques to help better understand groundwater issues.

Farm office

16 SEPTEMBER 2019
Feed conversion makes a big difference to profitability

Feed conversion makes a big difference to profitability

Efficient feeders can be more profitable.

Sheep

30 AUGUST 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
Research is no silly con

Research is no silly con

Chewing insects have shown a distaste for silicon when applied to wheat.

Agronomy

09 AUGUST 2019
Effectiveness of water allocation to be researched

Effectiveness of water allocation to be researched

Research supported by a $6 million grant.

On-farm

07 AUGUST 2019
CSIRO work demonstrates devastating effects of drought

CSIRO work demonstrates devastating effects of drought

Research has confirmed the wide-ranging effects of drought.

Farm office

17 JULY 2019
Researchers honoured with prestigious awards

Researchers honoured with prestigious awards

Two researchers have been honoured with Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering Awards.

Agronomy

14 JUNE 2019
Legume alternatives investigated

Legume alternatives investigated

New legume alternatives are being investigated for use in the Mallee/Wimmera region.

Agronomy

29 MAY 2019
Salinity research could alleviate major farming issue

Salinity research could alleviate major farming issue

Australian researchers have found a plant hormone that could reduce the damage caused by salinity.

Agronomy

08 MAY 2019
Chickpea breakthrough

Chickpea breakthrough

New chickpea research could help breed more tolerant varieties.

Agronomy

01 MAY 2019