Northern, 03 Aug 2021
A mix of tertiary qualifications and off-farm experience together with the latest crop genetics and precision planting techniques are being used by the Watson and Swift families to inform their cropping management practices in the volatile rainfall area near Parkes, NSW.
Northern, 20 Jul 2021
After 35 years in peanut breeding, Dr Graeme Wright looks back at career highlights as he helps his team transition to the next stage
Northern, 19 Jul 2021
With new tools, a new team and a new project, peanut breeding is entering a new phase as it transitions away from GRDC support
Northern, 05 Jul 2021
Northern New South Wales grower Jack Pearlman saved more than $50,000 by checking if gypsum would address perceived sodicity issues before applying it
Northern, 25 May 2021
A better understanding of weed biology for major and emerging weed species in the northern region may better inform control and management options
Northern, 22 May 2021
Research is showing that nitrogen’s slower movement through northern soils has particular benefits, including being available for crops in following seasons, but it comes with some potential management changes
Northern, 27 Apr 2021
Widespread rainfall has created promising conditions for cropping across much of Australia. In the second instalment of a regular series, Melissa Marino talks to growers from grain growing states about the start to their season.
Northern, 22 Apr 2021
Paul and Robyn Buerckner say the ‘strip and disc’ farming system has improved timeliness at harvest and at sowing
Northern, 21 Apr 2021
Having data on available soil moisture has helped to guide for topdressing decisions.
Northern, 13 Apr 2021
Queensland grower Phillip Crocker has implemented measures to improve electric powerline safety following a spate of incidents on his family’s farm at Muckadilla.