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Profit study highlights power of R&D.. A study into how Western Australian growers managed through the difficult first decade of this century found the most profitable farms were larger, had shifted more into wheat and had made the most use of technology... The research team examined the physical and financial performance of a diverse set of 242 farm businesses over the period 2002-11...
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AEGIC chief economist Professor Ross Kingwell explored the findings of a benchmarking study that highlighted the benefits of training for farm businesses at a recent GRDC Agribusiness Crop Update in Perth... Productivity advances require investment in both the human and technical aspects of farm businesses, according to a recent benchmarking study by the Australian Export Grain Innovation Centre (AEGIC)... Project leader and AEGIC chief economist Professor Ross Kingwell presented the findings at the Perth Agribusiness Updates earlier in the year and says the study demonstrates the importance of training...
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The paper outlines the opportunities to optimise sheep and beef cattle production from mixed livestock and cropping enterprises and maximise farm profitability... We observe that higher stocking rates are achieved in livestock enterprises that are run in conjunction with cropping... To highlight opportunities with good animal health control a recent study undertaken by the Mackinnon Project, demonstrated that the difference in growth rates between good and poor worm control of weaned calves was over 30 kg/head over a six month period...
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" Over the Fence: Diversity to drive farms and rural communities - Sept 2011 09 August 2012 Embracing diversity can lead not only to more profitable farms, but also to more sustainable rural communities, according to Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) sponsored Nuffield scholar, Rob Egerton-Warburton... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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