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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Australian pulse producers must listen to the consumer to ensure that the size and quality of the pulses they grow are aligned with market requirements... A grower of broad and faba beans on his family's mixed farming property at Conmurra in South Australia's Lower South-East, Mr Seears says most pulses are bought on a visual basis; "so it is imperative to make sure what we do in the paddock doesn't cut access to markets"... "After asking a number of farmers for some insight it became evident to me that so many farmers didn't have a good understanding of what is required to turn the pulse that is grown on-farm into a consumable product that is eaten all over the world," said Mr Seears...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Australian pulse producers must listen to the consumer to ensure that the size and quality of the pulses they grow are aligned with market requirements... A grower of broad and faba beans on his family's mixed farming property at Conmurra in South Australia's Lower South-East, Mr Seears says most pulses are bought on a visual basis; "so it is imperative to make sure what we do in the paddock doesn't cut access to markets"... "After asking a number of farmers for some insight it became evident to me that so many farmers didn't have a good understanding of what is required to turn the pulse that is grown on-farm into a consumable product that is eaten all over the world," said Mr Seears...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
"There are opportunities to develop relationships with processors and packers overseas that could enable us to further process and add value to our product further up the supply chain, effectively taking broad beans from the paddock to the plate.".. Mr Hill, who farms a 13,000ha property east of Esperance, Western Australia, with his wife's family, plans to use the scholarship to study harvest residue management and control of weed seeds, and to investigate potential for adding value to the operation's chaff portion... During his scholarship, Mr Hill plans to travel to the US and Europe to investigate how other countries are handling crop residues and to investigate technologies being used to produce feed, heat and power...
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