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GRDC scholarships nurture future talent.. Josh enrolled in the Certificate IV in Agriculture at Tocal College this year and is keen to develop skills and knowledge required to develop a career in agriculture on mixed-enterprise properties... Tocal student Kate March during her work placement at Colin and Kerry Dorman's property 'Bolaro', Dunedoo, NSW. "The GRDC Award is a great opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge to work in cropping operations," she says...
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GRDC scholarships nurture future talent.. Josh enrolled in the Certificate IV in Agriculture at Tocal College this year and is keen to develop skills and knowledge required to develop a career in agriculture on mixed-enterprise properties... Tocal student Kate March during her work placement at Colin and Kerry Dorman's property 'Bolaro', Dunedoo, NSW. "The GRDC Award is a great opportunity to develop the skills and knowledge to work in cropping operations," she says...
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I liked the system for its simplicity, as it would take very little to change a conventional system to enable the integration of livestock... The system provides a more secure income for the farmer and better ground cover for the soil and the subsequent crop, as well as the much required feed for that time of year... The system produces three individual businesses with new opportunities...
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Likely dry finish makes stored moisture a priority.. A farming couple with their baby in front of a harvester.. With a greater percentage of annual rain now falling in summer, the Maddocks have implemented strategies to conserve that moisture, such as retaining stubble and applying two summer weed sprays when needed...
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Likely dry finish makes stored moisture a priority.. A farming couple with their baby in front of a harvester.. With a greater percentage of annual rain now falling in summer, the Maddocks have implemented strategies to conserve that moisture, such as retaining stubble and applying two summer weed sprays when needed...
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Jock Graham is using smart technologies and communication tools to drive efficiency and productivity in his mixed-farming enterprise... In response to the lack of off-the-shelf communication technologies needed to connect his farms, Jock has circumvented the gap by developing alternative technologies - including his own farm record-keeping software tools... In 2015 Jock travelled to Asia, Europe and the UK and this year will visit the US to research high-speed internet options for rural areas: "I didn't realise that growers in populated places such as Ireland and the UK experience the same communication challenges as we do in rural Australia - old and insufficient infrastructure, a lack of investment and poor internet service," Jock says. "..
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Jock Graham is using smart technologies and communication tools to drive efficiency and productivity in his mixed-farming enterprise... In response to the lack of off-the-shelf communication technologies needed to connect his farms, Jock has circumvented the gap by developing alternative technologies - including his own farm record-keeping software tools... In 2015 Jock travelled to Asia, Europe and the UK and this year will visit the US to research high-speed internet options for rural areas: "I didn't realise that growers in populated places such as Ireland and the UK experience the same communication challenges as we do in rural Australia - old and insufficient infrastructure, a lack of investment and poor internet service," Jock says. "..
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