Western, 08 Oct 2021
Peter Luberda shares his knowledge of clay spreading gained over many years.
Western, 05 Oct 2021
Years of patient and thoughtful clay spreading by Peter Luberda on a property near Esperance has resulted in persisting productivity increases. Peter shares how taking a whole farm approach with a long-term view is paying dividends.
Western, 02 Sep 2021
During last season’s harvest, these growers all struggled to get the most out of their harvest. This harvest they’ve kicked off with some improvements that will surely increase their yield and output.
Western, 27 Jul 2021
Dealing with persistent changes in rainfall pattern, farming near Southern Cross in Western Australia, Callum Wesley has taken the challenge on himself to seek out new wheat genetics that may become a more regular risk management tool for wheat production in his cropping environment.
Western, 17 Jul 2021
Lupin seed integrity can play a significant role in germination and although research has eliminated some factors that affect it, research is still continuing.
Western, 21 May 2021
Stuart McAlpine finds that marginal moisture conditions are the primary factor limiting good establishment in his region.
Western, 20 May 2021
Optimising crop establishment is of key importance as seasonal variability and a range of soil types throughout the farming enterprise make achieving consistent crop germination a challenge.
Western, 15 May 2021
Cropping in the higher rainfall regions of Western Australia brings its challenges in respect to residue management, but the Heggatons near Kojonup are fine-tuning their practice with many benefits including improved water use efficiency.
Western, 05 Aug 2020
@Harvestloss is an exciting twitter platform that has been guiding growers in their quest to reduce grain losses at harvest time.
Western, 27 Jul 2020
A 20-year paddock survey has highlighted the changing weed management practices of growers in WA’s northern agricultural region.