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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
The aim of the report is to educate the reader as to the importance of TE"s, how to apply them, and to then generate discussion around the use of them more widely within agriculture ix and the food industry... Evan Ryan RYANAGPTYLTD 0428 298 031 03 5744 3662 ev_ryan@hotmail.com To assess the importance of trace elements in broadacre farming and to study methods to manage their application and benefits Currently few Australian broadacre farmers are using trace elements to increase their productivity and profitability Travel across North America and Europe interviewing farmers, researchers and advisors who use and recommend trace elements Trace elements are important both to plant growth and to human health... Trace element use can improve productivity and profitability for farmers and improve health outcomes for consumers...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Support for the scholarships - which foster the professional development of innovative young Australian growers who can go on to become industry leaders - is an integral part of the GRDC's investment in grains industry capacity building... Study topics chosen by Grains Nuffield scholars are typically close to their hearts - and also relevant to their farming peers - and the scholarships help to expose them to a worldwide network of other leading growers... While Mr Curwen says farm scale is naturally important, he will focus on the dynamics between broadacre farming and the management systems used to maximise productivity - as staff, plant and finance demands pose challenges for those managing large properties...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Emissions target could put pressure on farm profits.. Through a variety of means, including R&D to lessen the emissions intensity of broadacre farming, agricultural emissions need to be lessened, or offset through reforestation... Technologies such as variable-rate precision agriculture and controlled-traffic technology, and more fuel-efficient machinery and transport services are part of the pathway forward...
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