Carbon accounting and carbon farming are probably terms you have heard thrown around a fair bit in recent times.
This is due to government policy settings … Read More
climate, risk management, sustainability
Business Management, Risk Management
Farm performance data collected by the 2019-20 Livestock Farm Monitor Project is now available in the interactive report below.
Users can customise an analysis to investigate … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, Livestock Farm Monitor Project
How a pasture is grazed and managed over winter will determine how quickly it responds to the increase in day length and temperature observed in … Read More
more from less, Production
Agriculture Victoria has announced improvements to the Soil Moisture Monitoring Program as it continues to support farm businesses impacted by drought and dry seasonal conditions.
The … Read More
climate, risk management, soil management
Understanding the jargon and lingo that is associated with climate variability can be confusing. The new Forecasts4Profit and Local Climate Tool can help you to … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, climate, risk management, sustainability
Business Management, Resources, Risk Management
The Victorian Government has committed $50 million in targeted support for farm businesses and farming communities impacted by drought and dry seasonal conditions.
The funding acknowledges … Read More
dry seasonal conditions
Risk Management, Scholarships, Awards and Support, Uncategorized
As growers continue to expand on-farm grain storage, the question of economic viability gains significance.
To make a sound financial decision, you need to compare the … Read More
decision making, grains
Business Management, Home, Resources, Risk Management
The key criterion in judging whether an innovation is worth adopting concerns the extent to which the innovation is likely to help the owners achieve … Read More
beef, dairy, decision making, sheep
Business Management, Risk Management, Uncategorized
Farm safety is crucial for good farm management
A timely reminder for all of us to stay safe on farm and remind those around us … Read More
The Back of the Envelope Risk Analysis (BOERA) developed by Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries enables you to test your crop management options using … Read More
This short economic video on helping to avoid sunk cost follows Pete, a broadacre farmer who is wanting to have a good harvest this season, … Read More
cropping, risk management
This short economic video about diminishing marginal returns follows George, a broadacre wheat farmer with a dream to buy a helicopter. But that dream depends … Read More
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