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
Large-scale seeding demo to be held next week

Large-scale seeding demo to be held next week

A four-year trial looking at seeding methods will start in the Victorian Mallee next week.

Agronomy

03 APRIL 2019
Research team testing big sprayers

Research team testing big sprayers

Four new self-propelled sprayers are being tested by the Kondinin Group.

Spraying

25 MARCH 2019
Horsham researcher wins Seed of Light award

Horsham researcher wins Seed of Light award

Horsham pulse expert Dr Jason Brand has been recognised for his work in the grains industry.

Agronomy

06 MARCH 2019
Wild genes could give crops renewed disease resistance

Wild genes could give crops renewed disease resistance

New research could fast track disease-resistant plant breeding.

Agronomy

25 FEBRUARY 2019
Almost $50 million announced for Western Australian grains research

Almost $50 million announced for Western Australian grains research

Troublesome soils will be the focus of a new research partnership in Western Australia.

Soils

15 FEBRUARY 2019
Dual benefit from lamb feeding trial

Dual benefit from lamb feeding trial

Research has found canola and flax oil can be beneficial to lambs and their red meat production.

Sheep

08 FEBRUARY 2019
Long-term research yields some herbicide resistance answers

Long-term research yields some herbicide resistance answers

Research in Western Australia is looking at ways to deal with weeds and herbicide resistance.

Agronomy

06 FEBRUARY 2019
Sheep behaviour and physiology study is a world first

Sheep behaviour and physiology study is a world first

A new study is monitoring sheep behaviour and physiology using smart technology.

Sheep

01 FEBRUARY 2019
Planning starts for global agricultural science hub

Planning starts for global agricultural science hub

A new hub in Sydney will be a beacon of agricultural science research.

Farm office

19 DECEMBER 2018
WA banksia holds the key to a new breed of hardy crop

WA banksia holds the key to a new breed of hardy crop

Research from UWA has found a new way that allows plants to grow with a low level of P.

On-farm

12 DECEMBER 2018