Be sure harvest gear is clean when crossing borders

Be sure harvest gear is clean when crossing borders

The NSW DPI is urging contract harvesting staff to pay close attention to machinery hygiene.

Harvesting

08 NOVEMBER 2021
New research aims to better remote sensing of weeds

New research aims to better remote sensing of weeds

A two-year project will test remote sensing technologies to detect weeds in complex landscapes.

Precision Farming

29 JULY 2021
Goldacres announces autonomous tow behind sprayer

Goldacres announces autonomous tow behind sprayer

Goldacres is working on an autonomous sprayer fitted with camera-based weed detection.

Spraying

10 MARCH 2021
Major herbicide research collaboration to enter new phase

Major herbicide research collaboration to enter new phase

The Herbicide Innovation Partnership is to be extended for another four years.

Weeds

17 DECEMBER 2020
Weed and pest management needs your help

Weed and pest management needs your help

Victorian farmers are being asked to help with a survey on weeds and pests.

Weeds

29 MAY 2020
Control options for blue lupin investigated

Control options for blue lupin investigated

A GRDC project is looking at control options for blue lupins.

Agronomy

22 MAY 2020
Weed chipping partnership has WA connection

Weed chipping partnership has WA connection

A new mechanical weed chipper is commercially available in Australia.

Farm equipment

28 FEBRUARY 2020
New South Wales weed control guide available

New South Wales weed control guide available

Weed control tips and techniques can be found in a new guide from the NSW DPI.

Weeds

25 SEPTEMBER 2019
Serrated tussock resource improved

Serrated tussock resource improved

A new look website has plenty of information on serrated tussock control.

Farm office

19 AUGUST 2019
NSW researchers use DNA to beat weeds

NSW researchers use DNA to beat weeds

NSW researchers have developed a portable tool kit to detect weeds using DNA.

Agronomy

22 JULY 2019
Weed control goes robotic

Weed control goes robotic

SwarmFarm has successfully trialled a robotic platform for broadacre weed control.

Weeds

01 APRIL 2019
New weed machine has producers excited

New weed machine has producers excited

Machine takes out weeds at high speed.

Weeds

22 FEBRUARY 2019