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SE Agronomist Update - Naracoorte

Friday February 1, from 8.30-1.30pm at the Naracoorte Town Hall (Upstairs meeting room)

Topics; Interrogating the soil moisture probe network & Ryegrass management in the HRZ. Contact MFMG for further details

Ewe Time Forum – Save the Date
Naracoorte – March 28

The sheep industry’s popular series of forums is returning in 2019

See flyer for contacts click here

Super High Oleic Safflower Launch - Horsham
Wednesday December 19, 8.30am - 4.30pm at the Grains Innovation Park, Natimuk Road, Horsham

Please register for catering and buses. Follow this link for flyer and agenda   


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Reedy Creek Alkaline Soils Workshop

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If you would like to learn more about the recent full day workshop and the afternoon brainstorming session which identified production constraints and project ideas including:

  • Alternative grass and legume pasture species – particularly Messina and summer active brassicas (fodder beets and tillage radish)
  • Optimising pasture productivity and utilization – nitrogen use
  • Forms, rates and timing of phosphorous fertiliser and P tie up in the soil
  • Trace elements and foliar fertilisers
  • Shallow limestone rock – how to break it without bringing it to the surface
  • Gypsum – how, when, where, rates

You can find the article here or contact Dr Melissa Fraser (PIRSA Rural Solutions SA)