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NEW CEO for SFS

Southern Farming Systems, an innovative and independent organisation with strong relationships, and committed to delivering...
Clover

Lost the knack of growing good sub clover

With a focus on perennial grass management and rotational grazing, farmers are losing the knack...
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Nodulation – Key to success in legumes!

The time is approaching to check the success of nodulation in grain legumes such as...
HYC Spraying

Spray timings and herbicide efficacy around frosts

As we move into winter and the cooler temperatures are upon us, frosts can be...
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What’s limiting your production?

What are the limiting factors to production when applying macro nutrients and lime? This is...
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Innovative approaches to managing subsoil acidity

Many growers know the benefits of liming soils prior to sowing based on their soil...
Pasture Paramedic

PayDirt offers opportunity for farming women to learn about soil and increase farm return on investment for pasture systems

Fertiliser and lime are the big expenses in grazing enterprises and therefore its worth knowing...
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Southern Farming Systems leading the South West node of the Victorian Drought Resilience Hub

The Victorian Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hub will play a critical role to help farmers,...
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Getting sub clover up and away in autumn

Sub clover is an annual plant. This means its regeneration from one year to the...
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Southern Farming Systems 2020 Research Results Morning

Southern Farming Systems (SFS) 2020 results morning will be discussing research from trials in South...
Barley seeds

Test the quality of retained sowing seed every year

The suitability of stored grain for sowing seed will be greatly affected by the paddock...
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Lime applications – How much should I apply?

The common rules of thumb of applying liming at 1 tonne/acre may commonly result in...
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Dung Beetles survive after bush fires

Just over 12 months ago, bush fires ravaged more than 320,000 hectares of East Gippsland...

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