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Business management skills and knowledge are critical to running a successful farm business... GRDC Farm Business Updates for Growers and Advisers (Adelaide 2013).. Proceedings booklet from the GRDC Farm Business Update held in Adelaide on 13 November 2013 < Keep browsing 0 Responses to GRDC Farm Business Update for Growers and Advisers (Adelaide 2013)..
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Farm Business Updates for NSW.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will host three Farm Business Updates for southern New South Wales growers and their advisers during the remainder of this year... The Farm Business Updates will provide a unique forum for farmers and advisers to learn from and network with leading industry professionals...
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Historically agricultural advisory services have been delivered by government agencies; this has changed with more than 2,300 private sector crop advisers spread across all states... Increased use and capacity of technology will impact the future of agricultural advisory services; with 'recipe farming' fast developing oversees... A recent survey of private sector crop advisers in Australia identified that approximately two thirds are retail advisers, working for a chemical, fertiliser or seed company or retail outlets...
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Significant advances in future farm productivity will be enabled by robotics and autonomous systems... Production advances will be by a step-change in productivity through the use of many small autonomous robots that operate within a whole-farm optimisation context... In the short paper, we describe our current work that addresses weed maintenance and crop intelligence...
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AgriSafe works by farmers attending an Agrisafe clinic whereby we undertake a comprehensive, agriculturally based health assessment... The National Centre for Farmer Health (NCFH), a partnership between Western District Health Service (WDHS) and Deakin University was officially opened in 2009 and seeks to improve the health, wellbeing and safety of farmers, farm employees and their families across Australia through leadership, advocacy, service, research and education... The results reiterate the need for farmer specific health services...
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There comes a time when the family evolves, that the benefits provided by a partnership structure of individuals or assets held jointly or as tenants in common, begin to decline... The moral of the story is that you should ensure that the business is conducted in a structure separate and independent from yourself and that your assets are held in a structure(s) that provide control and ownership rights are held separately from you as an individual... Where land is held in people's own names or as joint tenants there are issues that need to be addressed if the family wishes to transfer land to the next generation...
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Agricultural assets have a place in a balanced investment portfolio... Soil is where any agricultural production business starts... Summary rural sector fundamentals are very strong; soil is where you start; the real estate; the business; best farmers are making very good returns; must be a 'Top 20%' producer; and challenges...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will host a Farm Business Update in Launceston in August... Designed for growers, advisers and other grains industry personnel, the Farm Business Update will be on Tuesday, August 11, at The Tramsheds... Since their inception in 2011, the Farm Business Updates - an initiative of the GRDC Southern Regional Panel - have played a key role in enhancing farm enterprise knowledge and understanding among growers and their professional service providers...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will host a Farm Business Update in Launceston in August... Designed for growers, advisers and other grains industry personnel, the Farm Business Update will be on Tuesday, August 11, at The Tramsheds... Since their inception in 2011, the Farm Business Updates - an initiative of the GRDC Southern Regional Panel - have played a key role in enhancing farm enterprise knowledge and understanding among growers and their professional service providers...
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Modern farming systems enjoy a greater range of tools to aid in decision making during the growing season... There are a range of products and services to help with in-season decision making: simple historic rainfall and temperature deciles, such as Rainmain or CliMate; seasonal forecasting, such as SOI, IOD and ENSO; short term weather forecasts (a large range of websites and apps available); yield prediction tools and newsletters, such as Yield Prophet, Hart Beat, The Break; and soil moisture probes... Further to the products, growers also have the ability to make variable rate input decisions based on paddock spatial variation through crop sensors mounted on tractors, satellite photos or other images collected from planes or UAVs and drones...
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