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Agronomy 101 with Nick Poole, FAR Australia

Wednesday March 21 – 9am - 3.30pm  at Cockatoo Downs (82 Eckerts Rd, Keith)

Thursday March 22 – 8.30am – 3pm at Millicent Gliding Club (Mount Burr Rd, Millicent)

 

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Southern Pulse Extension Project

South East Pulse Check Discussion Group: Lentil and Chickpea Pre-seeding Meeting

Wednesday 28th February 2018 – 8.30am to 11am at Natural Resources Office, 61 Anzac Terrace, Keith

 

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Farmers input needed for new website!
www.ifarmwell.com.au is a new, free website that has been designed in consultation with Australian farmers. It's based upon what farmers want and what research shows will help.

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What can we learn from the Kiwis?         

 

14 people travelled to New Zealand as part of the MFMG Study Tour from 2nd – 7th August 2015.

 

Site visits included:

Meat Works - Palmerston North

Parkvale Mushrooms - Mangitinoka  

Rotopai Dairy Farm

Pirinoa Station

Palliser Ridge

Spring Valley - Masterton (Focus Genetics)

Salt Lake (Dominion Salt Limited) - Grassmere Lake

Bonavaree Farm (Doug Avery) - Seddon

Foundation of Arable Reserach site - Chertsey

AgriSeeds - Christchurch

 

Inspections looked at pasture management, feed budgeting, bull beef processing, dairies, solar salt works, beef/sheep breeding & processing and long term sustainable production of quality produce.

 

>> View Photos of Study Tour 2015