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Catalogue: GRDC 2014 Research Summaries
Grain and Graze 3 is the third phase of a mixed farming investment by the GRDC... Theme 1 - Enhanced grazing of cropped land Spring varieties of cereal and brassica crops offer a significant potential feed source for Western Australian mixed-farming businesses and can provide improved returns for mixed farmers when implemented across the whole farming system... Most farmers and advisors know that integrated complex mixed farming systems provide better returns than cropping and livestock enterprises individually, because together they help a farmer to better manage business and seasonal risk...
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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
Finally to the numerous farmers, business people and researchers I met around the world that were also very generous with their time and knowledge, thank you... It is widely regarded that cactus is high yielding, highly palatable and a readily available source of carbohydrates but lacks crude protein and crude fibre to get the best performance out of cactus it needs to be supplemented with a cheap source of fibre and protein (Nefzaoui, Salem, Salem, 2000, p512 - 516)... Develop a farming operation where a normal budget would rely on less than 50% of traditional farming system to generate the income reducing exposure to financial risk in droughts...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A new brand of from-the-heart farm promotion filtered through to the Australian grains industry when US growers and internet sensation the Peterson brothers recently toured Queensland and Victoria... "We've found ways to make an income from the music videos, through public appearances and merchandise, and that has added to our bottom line because we can invest that money back into our farming operation," Greg says... Greg says the opportunity to perform in different countries, including Australia, Germany and Canada, has also helped improve their knowledge of innovative farming practices...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A new brand of from-the-heart farm promotion filtered through to the Australian grains industry when US growers and internet sensation the Peterson brothers recently toured Queensland and Victoria... "We've found ways to make an income from the music videos, through public appearances and merchandise, and that has added to our bottom line because we can invest that money back into our farming operation," Greg says... Greg says the opportunity to perform in different countries, including Australia, Germany and Canada, has also helped improve their knowledge of innovative farming practices...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
GRDC & NSW DPI set to reignite the BBQ at AgQuip.. Northern panel chair James Clark said the breakfast offered growers an opportunity to engage with researchers who are helping pioneer solutions to some of the region's most challenging disease, weed and agronomic management challenges... The GRDC will be onsite at I/24 for the duration of AgQuip and welcomes growers to drop in for coffee, to discuss any relevant issues or attain advice on the use of GRDC's range of GrowNotes, apps or other extension initiatives...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
GRDC & NSW DPI set to reignite the BBQ at AgQuip.. Northern panel chair James Clark said the breakfast offered growers an opportunity to engage with researchers who are helping pioneer solutions to some of the region's most challenging disease, weed and agronomic management challenges... The GRDC will be onsite at I/24 for the duration of AgQuip and welcomes growers to drop in for coffee, to discuss any relevant issues or attain advice on the use of GRDC's range of GrowNotes, apps or other extension initiatives...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Duck biosecurity aids grain growers.. Victorian grain growers Dave and Jenny Morrison have found that the biosecurity practices required for their diversification into raising ducks are also benefiting their grain operations... Find out where visitors have been so that you can weigh up any risk to your operation from pests and diseases that could be carried on hands, footwear, clothing, in hair, and on vehicles and machinery...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Duck biosecurity aids grain growers.. Victorian grain growers Dave and Jenny Morrison have found that the biosecurity practices required for their diversification into raising ducks are also benefiting their grain operations... Find out where visitors have been so that you can weigh up any risk to your operation from pests and diseases that could be carried on hands, footwear, clothing, in hair, and on vehicles and machinery...
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