In these videos, Wimmera farmer, Chris Drum, talks about his stubble management strategy and shares his knowledge gained from more than 20 years of refining … Read More
cropping, grains, precision ag, risk management, sheep, soil management
What does the term soil carbon mean?
Soil carbon has been in the limelight lately due to its potential to reduce the impacts of climate change. … Read More
climate, risk management, soil management
Business Management, Farm Productivity
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
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
In 2019-20, Livestock Farm Monitor Project (LFMP) provided 94 participant Victorian sheep, beef and cropping producers with detailed financial and production performance information. The LFMP … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, beef, grains, Livestock Farm Monitor Project, sheep
The latest Dairy Farm Monitor report shows that the 25 farmers in the Gippsland sample used a range of operational strategies to manage the 2019-20 … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, Dairy Australia, Dairy Farm Monitor
One of our surveyed south west Victoria farmers in the Dairy Farm Monitor Project (DFMP) has told us how the improved conditions returned their business … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, dairy, Dairy Farm Monitor
The latest Dairy Farm Monitor report shows that the 30 farmers in the North sample used a range of water strategies to manage the 2019-20 … Read More
dairy, Dairy Australia, irrigation
The latest edition of the Victorian Crop Sowing Guide is now available for growers to help inform variety choices for the 2021 cropping season.
The guide … Read More
Agriculture Victoria, decision making, grains, GRDC
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
Precision agriculture or ‘PA’ can mean very different things. At a recent conference in Canada, it was stated that there are over thirty accepted definitions … Read More
ag tech, grains, precision ag