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MFMG Millicent Field Day - In partnership with Landmark and FAR Australia
Thursday October 25, 1pm – 5pm 

SA Crop Technology Centre – 485 Mount Hope Rd, Rendelsham 




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Understand Your Sandy Soil Constraints

Tuesday October 16, 1 – 5pm

Meet at the green PIRSA sign driveway 100m after 1911 Cadgee Rd, Cadgee


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MFMG Sherwood Crop Walk

Friday October 19, 2.30 – 4.30pm

Property of Trev and Trish Menz - 2246 Emu Flat rd

Meet at the workshop at 2.25pm


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Frances Crop Walk

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Come along to Frances and hear about:


• The latest tactics for managing herbicide resistant ryegrass in the HRZ and an update on current trials at Frances 

• Fungicide treatments in canola  

• Evaluation of new pre-emergent herbicide for ryegrass control 

• Rhizobia in beans and the latest knowledge on inoculants in acid soils 

• Agronomic Update on NVT and MFMG trials 

• New pre-emergent herbicides for ryegrass control, ryegrass biostimulant trial and an update on Elders agronomic trials 


Further details and program can be found  HERE


One of the projects being discussed is the collaboration of MacKillop Farm Management Group, the University of Adelaide and Southern Farming Systems on a new two-year GRDC funded project “Development of local strategies to enable the integrated and profitable management of annual ryegrass seed banks in high rainfall zone farming systems of the Southern Region”. For information on this project click HERE 


Two demonstration sites have been established locally in 2018 – one at Frances and one at Millicent. The Frances site will be included in the crop walk on Tuesday 14th August. 


For more information contact: Katrina Copping on 0428660049 or via email