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Good Clover Bad Clover Project
MFMG has secured funding from MLA for a ‘Good Clover, Bad Clover’ project which will focus on upskilling producers on oestrogenic clover identification and the implementation of practices to improve lamb marking...

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Canola Growers Urged to Check Revised Blackleg Ratings

Grain growers in the southern cropping region are being urged to check the latest blackleg disease ratings for canola cultivars ahead of sowing in 2017. 

 

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After a good crop in 2016, what does it take to restore soil fertility?

This article uses data from the Bool Lagoon and other sites, on crop nutrient replacement after the 2016 season

 

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Showcasing Farmers using NRM for Sustainable Agricultural Outcomes

 

The project showcased  farmers, and their practices, involved in caring for the environment.

The project aimed to educate farmers across the region, and the wider agricultural community on how working with the environment will provide long term economic and social benefits.

As a result of this project, there will be increased knowledge of natural resource management practices, and resultantly, a greater number of farmers adopting them.

 

Hear what growers have to say about NRM practices on their properties

Steve:  

 

Terry:

 

Josie:

 

 

 

Project Outcomes

 

  •  Maintain and improve ecosystem services through sustainable management of local and regional landscapes.

 

  •  Increase in the number of farmers and fishers adopting practices that improve the quality of the natural resource base, and the area of land over which those practices are applied.

 

  •  Increase engagement and participation of the community, including landcare, farmers and Indigenous people, in sustainable natural resource management.