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Lockhart forum to discuss key farm business issues.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is hosting a special forum this month at Lockhart to help growers in their quest to develop a greater understanding and appreciation of the many facets of managing a farm business... "The Farm Business Updates are a great opportunity for growers to discuss those aspects of their farm operation that are taking on greater significance these days so I urge all growers to get along to this event," Mr Shannon said...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is hosting a special forum this month at Lockhart to help growers in their quest to develop a greater understanding and appreciation of the many facets of managing a farm business... "The Farm Business Updates are a great opportunity for growers to discuss those aspects of their farm operation that are taking on greater significance these days so I urge all growers to get along to this event," Mr Shannon said... Phil O'Callaghan from ORM Consulting will explore the opportunities available for growers to convert advice into profit, and 3D Ag's Peter McInerney will tackle the costs, benefits, impacts and opportunities that nitrogen and pulses can offer cropping systems...
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Return on brown manure crop equal to continuous cropping Data collected from 2009 to 2011 suggests a crop production system comprising a rotation of brown manure field peas, canola and wheat, can be as profitable as continuous cropping... Rob Patterson, of Rural Management Strategies, Cootamundra, NSW, shared these findings at last week's Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Adviser Update held at Narrandera, NSW. "A crop sequence of brown manure field peas followed by canola and two wheat crops can be as profitable at current commodity prices as continuous cropping, or mixed farming involving cropping and Merino sheep," Mr Patterson said... "A crop production system involving brown manure field peas has less production and financial risk compared to continuous cropping, due to lower input and operating costs."..
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Canadian farm adviser to address Lake Bolac grains forum.. A Canadian cropping adviser will be in Lake Bolac next month to speak with local grain growers about the potential for advancing their farming systems through innovations in agronomy... Southern Farming Systems (SFS) research on the best slug management options for growers will be presented, and David Watson from Agvise Services Pty Ltd and Corinne Celestina from SFS will delve into the topic of weed management through the incorporation of fodder into cropping rotations...
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Canadian farm adviser to address Lake Bolac grains forum.. A Canadian cropping adviser will be in Lake Bolac next month to speak with local grain growers about the potential for advancing their farming systems through innovations in agronomy... Southern Farming Systems (SFS) research on the best slug management options for growers will be presented, and David Watson from Agvise Services Pty Ltd and Corinne Celestina from SFS will delve into the topic of weed management through the incorporation of fodder into cropping rotations...
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