23 February 2018 : Mouse tactics on the table
Wimmera and Southern Mallee farmers are invited to hear about early season strategies for mouse management at Hopetoun on Friday 16 March and Kalkee Recreation Reserve on Saturday 17 March.
23 February 2018 : Plan for cereal diseases now
Grain growers are being urged to act now to start planning for the control of cereal diseases this season.
19 February 2018 : Farmer pleads guilty to animal cruelty charges
A 65-year-old farmer from Miners Rest, near Ballarat in Victoria, has been fined $20,000 with conviction in the St Arnaud Magistrates Court for offences under the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act 1986.
16 February 2018 : Nitrogen proves ‘king’ in yield gap study
Nitrogen fertiliser application rate, crop rotation and sowing date were found to be the top three factors influencing water use efficiency in wheat, according to a four year study that monitored wheat crops in growers' paddocks in Western Victoria.
15 February 2018 : Five new agronomy graduates now on the ground
Five new agronomy graduates now on the ground Agriculture Victoria has selected five new graduates to take part in its latest 18-month Agronomist Development Program.
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