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the a limit to the volume of grain that can be harvested early following epxample demonstrates one way to calculate the or at higher moisture content so the benefit may only e $20 cost of uscning our own cleaner... if we're planning to store grain in bags for a few months and deliver the same quality grain, we must account for enough time to check and repair the bags at least weekly... if we have existing storage we can check financial records to find repairs and maintenance costs on average each year, otherwise we can use a percentage of capital cost to estimate an allowance...
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On-farm grain storage decision making has just got easier, thanks to a new Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) resource, Economics of on-farm grain storage... As part of the GRDC grain storage extension project, consultant Chris Warrick is also available to run workshops on the economics of on-farm storage to help growers determine if storage is the best investment for their business... CAPTION : Economics of on-farm grain storage provides guidance on the cost-benefit analysis of effective storage options...
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The decision to buy a silo for on farm grain storage can be daunting given it's a major investment, and one you will live with for some time... The Grains Research and Development Corporation says by following its strategic guidelines, growers can ensure they are buying silos to enable them to follow best practice and establish excellent storage facilities on farm... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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The cold months of winter are the ideal time to clean empty grain silos to eradicate insects harbouring in grain residues, according to grain storage specialist Chris Newman... "Now, while it is cold, is an excellent time to remove grain residues - which provide a source of food for insects - from silos and surrounding areas," he said... Region West, National, North, South < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Time to clean silos and banish grain pests..
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Do homework on grain storage before taking plunge.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) publication Economics of On-Farm Grain Storage contains all the relevant questions and equations farmers need to calculate whether grain storage is right for their farm business... "To make a sound financial decision, we need to compare the expected returns from grain storage compared with expected returns from other farm business investments, such has more land, a chaser bin, a wider boomspray, a second truck or paying off debt," Mr Warrick said...
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It is especially important that growers not only implement best storage practice but do this in relation to the needs and demands of the market... Throwing a few phosphine tablets in an unsealed store and hoping for the best has never been an acceptable approach to treating grain for insects and, at best, only kills adult insects... By investing in the important area the GRDC aims to support growers in tackling the challenges of implementing excellent storage of grain be it for seed, stockfeed or human consumption...
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On-farm storage - do the sums first.. "There are examples of growers investing in on-farm grain storage and paying for it in one or two years because they 'struck the market' at the right time," says Chris Warrick, consultant with ProAdvice Pty Ltd... An example of an opportunity cost is the cost of having the physical grain in storage compared with having the money in the bank earning interest, or avoiding paying overdraft interest...
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Growing profit with cost effective grain storage.. While the lure of potentially higher grain prices may be attractive, growers are being encouraged to undertake a cost-benefit analysis of on-farm storage versus bulk handler storage before making a final decision... To make a sound financial decision, Mr Warrick said growers needed to compare the expected returns from grain storage versus expected returns from other farm business investments such as more land, a chaser bin, a wider boomspray, another truck or paying off debt...
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Growing profit with cost effective grain storage.. While the lure of potentially higher grain prices may be attractive, growers are being encouraged to undertake a cost-benefit analysis of on-farm storage versus bulk handler storage before making a final decision... To make a sound financial decision, Mr Warrick said growers needed to compare the expected returns from grain storage versus expected returns from other farm business investments such as more land, a chaser bin, a wider boomspray, another truck or paying off debt...
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To make a sound financial decision, we need to compare the expected returns from grain storage vs expected returns from other farm business investments, such as more land, a chaser bin, a wider boomspray, a second truck or paying off debt... The printable A4 template is extracted from Economics of on-farm grain storage: A Grains Industry Guide... Keep browsing 0 Responses to Economics of on-farm grain storage: A Grains Industry Guide..
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