SLUG

What can we learn from a heavy slug burden in 2023?

Conditions at sowing in 2023 provided ideal conditions for high slug pressure in the south-west...
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Rokewood Open Pasture Trial Site Inspection

Last Wednesday the 13 March, we held our first Rokewood open trial site inspection for...
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Improved margin outlook for Australia’s upcoming winter crop – Rabobank

Australia’s grain growers are looking to improved prospects in the season ahead, with 2024/25 gross...
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Slow global consumption growth in grain & oilseeds pressures pricing

Last month saw a set of further price declines across most global agri commodities, with...
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GRDC Research Update – Bendigo

On the 20th of April, five SFS staff, Ashley Amourgis, James Palmer, Lisa Miller, Grace...
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Farm Dams

Farm dams are critical to farming properties, but they are limited in their capacity to...
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Casual Staff Wanted for Sowing 2024!

SFS South West Victoria are looking for casual staff, to start immediately. Casuals are needed...
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What’s in store for canola’s ‘big brother’? – Rabobank Global Perspective

When it comes to soybeans – canola’s ‘big brother’ on global markets – supplies in...
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Southern Farming Systems Researching and Developing Profitable Pasture Systems for the HRZ.

In 2022, Southern Farming Systems (SFS) established the Rokewood pasture trial site to fulfil mixed...
Mark Wiessing

Opportunity to join ranks of Australia & NZ’s leading farmers – applications open for 2024 Rabobank business programs

More than 1300 of Australia and New Zealand’s most progressive farmers have graduated from Rabobank’s...
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Spring Pulses – A mixed bag

The Pulse Development and Extension project has been looking at spring sown pulses! This year...
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Where is the ‘promised’ El Niño drought?

After September’s El Niño declaration, the drier times many anticipated didn’t occur – so what...
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Southern Farming Systems successful in receiving GRDC Infrastructure Investment

Southern Farming Systems has received an infrastructure investment grant for Victoria and Tasmania from the...
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Australian agriculture “moving confidently into 2024” – Rabobank annual outlook

Australia’s agricultural sector is “moving confidently into 2024”, with an overall positive outlook for the...
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Suez Canal attacks impact Australian grain flows, but not all is bad news

As we move into 2024, RaboResearch general manager Australia and New Zealand Stefan Vogel said,...
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Benefits of good stock handling practices

A recent workshop focusing on stock handling, provided local livestock producers with some new techniques...
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Wet Harvest in the HRZ!

It’s no secret that it’s been wet. Wetter than usual, certainly for summertime. These high...
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Flying high: Will sustainable airfuels provide further ‘take off’ for canola

Biodiesel in the US, Indonesia and Brazil over past years has shown massive growth and...

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