Topic: seasonal conditions

Managing citrus orchards with less water

To manage citrus orchards with less water requires an understanding of your orchard’s water requirements and the impacts of water stress.  There are a variety of options to consider when managing an orchard with reduced water availability.
When considering these options, careful planning, including the use of a water budget […]

Irrigating in a dry season

In the Macalister Irrigation District, lessons from previous dry seasons have highlighted the need to plan and make early decisions and then monitor and adjust as you go along.
Plan early and consider contingencies
Key points to consider during a dry irrigation season include:
 Do a water budget
Will you have enough irrigation water […]

Dry Seasonal Conditions workshops – September 2018

Free workshops presented in September by Agriculture Victoria and Plan2Farm provided the latest on seasonal settings and outlooks and an opportunity to discuss some tactical farm decisions under the current dry conditions.
If you were unable to attend the workshops or you want to revisit any of the content you […]

Seasonal Update Workshops

These free workshops will provide the latest on seasonal settings and outlooks and an opportunity to discuss some tactical farm decisions under the current dry conditions.
TOPICS
• Water allocations – situation and outlook
• Seasonal weather outlook
• Fodder and grain – situation and outlook
• Water market – current drivers and outlook
• Cropping […]

Seasonal Update Workshops

These free workshops will provide the latest on seasonal settings and outlooks and an opportunity to discuss some tactical farm decisions under the current dry conditions.
TOPICS
• Water allocations – situation and outlook
• Seasonal weather outlook
• Fodder and grain – situation and outlook
• Water market – current drivers and outlook
• Cropping […]

Seasonal Update Workshops

These free workshops will provide the latest on seasonal settings and outlooks and an opportunity to discuss some tactical farm decisions under the current dry conditions.
TOPICS
• Water allocations – situation and outlook
• Seasonal weather outlook
• Fodder and grain – situation and outlook
• Water market – current drivers and outlook
• Cropping […]

Seasonal Update Workshops

These free workshops will provide the latest on seasonal settings and outlooks and an opportunity to discuss some tactical farm decisions under the current dry conditions.
TOPICS
• Water allocations – situation and outlook
• Seasonal weather outlook
• Fodder and grain – situation and outlook
• Water market – current drivers and outlook
• Cropping […]