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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 Mid-SE Irrigators & MFMG Pasture Field walk ‘Messina & More’

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A workshop held in March this year by the Reedy Creek mid-SE irrigators and Mackillop Farm Management Group identified issues for producers farming on alkaline soils. The use of alternative pasture species was a major issue discussed on the day, plus how best to deal with hard shallow rock. Three pasture variety trials were established across the region as a result at Avenue Range, Reedy Creek and Millicent thanks to Naracoorte Seeds. There was a pasture walk held recently with 25 attendees. They inspected the trials, along with summer brassica crops and heard about Leigh Kent’s experience with rock breaking/munching. 

 

In the paddock at Mark Bruce's and looking at brassicas at Conmurra station

 

For further information contact;   Melissa.fraser@sa.gov.au

 

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