Key tips to produce best results
When it comes to making high-quality silage, there are a lot of decisions that go into the final product.
There’s about to be plenty more equipment at O’Connors Shepparton, with the team welcoming a number of new products.
When it comes to feeding cows, rice straw silage isn’t normally the first thing that springs to mind.
Its speed of feeding out and ability to handle all types of bales are among the reasons farmers on both sides of the Tasman love the Giltrap SLR bale feeder.
For Violet Town’s Calum and Michael Gleadow, it’s going to be a tough feat to beat last year’s silage season.
Precision and consistency are the hallmarks of Case IH’s round baler range, with recent improvements further enhancing its performance in the paddock and the bottom-line for producers.
The Grains Research and Development Corporation has come to the aid of growers interested in learning more about grain storage, but lacking the time or ability to get to a workshop.
A farm business forum at Elmore this month will add impetus to local grain growers’ efforts to build the profitability of their enterprises.
Australian farmers might be enduring the worst drought in history, but the Grassland Society of Southern Australia’s annual conference in Creswick will hear forecasts of a silver lining on the horizon.
Gaining a greater understanding of how herbicides work and optimising performance of herbicides on-farm will be the focus of a number of upcoming agronomist workshops.
The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) has officially requested doubling the Rice Research and Development Levy paid by growers.
With farmers struggling through drought, the Victorian Government’s sheep and beef drought-feeding books have gone virtual, alongside a range of online management tools to help farmers respond to the tough conditions.
Farmers who attended the Finley Discussion Group crop establishment meetings in early June are not optimistic about the season according to the facilitator, agriculture consultant John Lacy.
About 100 farmers and agribusiness professionals heard from a range of speakers at the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s Farm to Profit Farm Business Update at Mulwala last week.
If doggy treats were handed out for gutsy efforts, Patchy would have his own bucketload.
Hooper Farms has eliminated antibiotic use in its calf shed after introducing a potent new probiotic range to its operation.
Fonterra Australia has increased its 2019/20 average milk price to $6.80/kg of milk solids and also increased its 2018/19 average price. ‘‘We are increasing our farm-gate milk price for the 2019/20 season by 20 cents per kg MS, which brings our...