Seeding

The 2024/25 season is off to a patchy start, with varied rainfall across the country. Credit: Mark Saunders.
CROPPING

Variable rainfall delivers mixed start to the season

Some Australian cropping regions have been receiving good rainfall while others miss out.

20 May 2024

Some areas of Western Australia received much-needed rainfall in March after a long hot, dry spell. Photo: Mark Saunders.
CROPPING

Seeding is underway in some regions across Australia

Growers in some areas of NSW, Victoria and WA have started seeding.

10 April 2024

 John Deere's new P600 seeding bars have working widths to 27.4m. Image courtesy John Deere.
MACHINERY

John Deere introduces new P600 Precision Air Hoe Drill

New seeding bars up to 27.4m in width from John Deere

22 May 2022

Strong grain prices and good early season rain could see another record year of area sown to crop in WA..
ON-FARM

WA's grain season off to a flying start

WA record of total area cropped could be broken again this year.

18 May 2022

 Horsch's new Avatar 18MD seed drill has a three bin design. Picture courtesy Horsch
MACHINERY

Horsch expands seed drill range

New model Avatar seeding rigs added to Horsch lineup

27 April 2022

 Pottinger's latest Terrasem drills have plenty of tillage attachment options. Image courtesy Pottinger.
MACHINERY

Pottinger's new Terrasem seeder covers widths of 8m and 9m

New seed drills from Pottinger have plenty of options

11 April 2022

Bourgault's FMS Seeders offer precision and strength
PARTNER CONTENT

Bourgault's FMS Seeders offer precision and strength

Bourgault seeding equipment has a new range of narrow transport seeders

15 September 2021

Ryan name and clever seeding solutions go hand-in-hand
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Ryan name and clever seeding solutions go hand-in-hand

The Ryan name is synonymous with innovation when it comes to broadacre seeding in Australia.

14 July 2021

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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: Grain Storage (August 2024)

This month's Research Report from Kondinin Group looks at the benefits and challenges associated with ground level storage with a focus on growers who have done it successfully.

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Research Report: Grouper Bins (July 2024)

This month's Research Report from Kondinin Group looks at a range of Australian-made grouper bins which can make a big difference when it comes to input logistics on the farm.

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Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

Farming Ahead's June Research Report compares two carbon calculators which can be used by grain growers.

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Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

Kondinin Group has rounded up some real broadacre muscle in this Research Report - looking at 447kW (600hp)-plus tractors.