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Should I consider applying nitrogen fertiliser in pastures given its high price?

Should I consider applying nitrogen fertiliser in pastures given its high price?  This was a...
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High prices test sustainability commitment

It’s often said that it’s easy to be concerned about sustainability on a full stomach....
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Building Drought Resilience

Ever wondered what impacts climate change may have on your farming business? What will it...
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What are the SFS Variety by Management trials up to this year?

Southern Farming System’s Variety by Management (SFS VxM) trials are back again this year asking...
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Two Graduate Research Agronomist Positions available 1xVictoria, 1xTasmania

Come join our team at Southern Farming Systems! SFS has two Graduate Research Agronomist positions...
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Poor Chinese hog margins to weigh on feed grain price outlook

Chinese livestock feed consumption is expected to drop between two and five per cent year-on-year...
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The Victoria Drought Hub expands to ‘Agricultural Innovation’ and is appointing Adoption Officers, under $3.6m in new funding

The work of the Victoria Drought Resilience Adoption and Innovation Hub has been expanded to...
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‘Tis the season, for sowing that it is!

It’s full steam ahead at SFS, it’s sowing season! It certainly feels like this time...
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Rokewood trial site taking shape

Lots of activity happening at our new Rokewood pasture demonstration and trial site.  Water and...
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Less Weeds More Feed, resources now available!

A couple of more weed resources have been added to our weed package to complete...
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Could high fertiliser prices create food shortages?

Global fertiliser prices have skyrocketed even further in recent weeks. From the outset of war...
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Future Drought Fund continues delivering drought resilience for regional Australia

5 April 2022 Australian Government continues to support drought resilience in regional Australia  $94.5 million...
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Investigating acidity in sub-surface soils

Father and son duo Neil and Charlie Vallance are farming in the high rainfall, high...
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Incentives needed for malt barley production

Even before the Russia-Ukraine War, global barley markets were already on edge – supplies were...
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Nitrogen Decision Making Journey -SFS Results Morning

There’s nothing quite like having face to face events again, this especially applies to the...
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What do you get when you combine climate, economics & farming?

Ever wondered what impacts climate change may have on your farming business? What will it...
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Alternative Legumes

The Alternative Legumes Project is a three-year project SFS is involved in that is being...
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University of Melbourne led projects receive $2.1m through Drought Resilience Innovation Grants

Minister for Agriculture and Northern Australia David Littleproud MP has announced a major Innovation Grant...

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