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Weaner lamb performance – SFS newest trial

What is the most robust (resilient, profitable and sustainable) production systems to achieve target performance...
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Join the Team! Research and Extension Officer – Tasmania

Southern Farming Systems (SFS) is seeking a Research and Extension Officer to join its Tasmanian team,...
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Soil Your Undies

In a recent study field trip, Cam Barr, SFS visited the north-central and northeast NSW...
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RaboResearch podcasts crack one million downloads as listeners hungry for food and agri knowledge

A strong appetite among listeners for specialist food and agricultural sector knowledge has seen agribusiness...
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Prepare now for earlier livestock feeding

A few dry months across South West Victoria has decreased the normal spring pasture flush,...
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Canola: the ‘war crop’ will fight back in 2024

Global canola production in the current 2023/24 year is at the second-highest level ever, yet...
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Management of sowing rates and PGR’s on Barley Varieties

Plant Growth Regulators (PGR) are a great management tool for producers in the region to...
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Amazing AgriFocus!

AGRIFOCUS 2023 attracted over 250 people on the 18th October at  Southern Farming Systems leading...
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Matching soil performance indicators to farming systems.

Dr Nathan Robinson from Federation University Australia, is undertaking research about the decisions that different...
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Global fertiliser markets looking calmer in 2024, despite Israel-Hamas conflict uncertainty

After extreme market volatility and record-high prices in recent years, global fertiliser prices are expected...
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Winter Canola Performance

Growing winter ‘dual purpose’ canola presents a great opportunity for mixed farming growers to increase...
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Fantastic Feedbase Focus!

Southern Farming Systems (SFS) held their inaugural ‘Feedbase Focus’ event on the 1st of November...
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Australian Winter Crop Forecast – production down, but prices provide silver lining

After three consecutive strong harvests, Australian grain and oilseed production is set to return to...
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SFS Casual Summer Position

Southern Farming Systems are looking for casual staff for harvest. Ideally, applicants should have an...
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More fertiliser heading down the tube in year ahead

It is clear that the period of plentiful rainfall is over ‘Down Under’ said Rabobank...
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Improving Winter Pasture Growth Rates

Is it worth improving the old established but semi dormant Australian Phalaris pasture or resow...
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The Count is On! For nodulation that is…

Nodulation counts are probably one of the most intensive assessments we do at SFS. Nodulation...
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Victorian farmer confidence wanes despite good seasonal conditions

Results at a glance: ■ Victorian farmer confidence has declined in the latest quarter following...

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