Good grazing management aims to achieve the best outcomes for both pasture and livestock production – in terms of availability and quality, meeting needs for growth and reproduction, pasture persistence and soil health. Join us to learn about different grazing strategies, stock requirements and how to manage large paddocks and soil health. Also join us […]
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Playlist of all of the 2019 Building Climate Resilience hall session recordings.
Playlist of all 2019 BCG Main Field Day session recordings
BCG’s Cameron Taylor and Cropfact’s Harm van Rees discuss soil carbon as part of the ‘Increasing Awareness of Farm Practices Influencing Soil Carbon Levels and the Impact on the System’. This project is supported by the Mallee Catchment Management Authority (CMA), through funding from the Australian Government’s National Landcare Program.
BCG’s Jemma Pearl and Cameron Taylor discuss microgrid technology with Walnut Energy’s Tom Kuipper.
BCG extension leader Ciara Cullen met with BCG research leader, Claire Browne and business development and innovation manager, Cameron Taylor to discuss the changes to farming systems and the profit drivers behind moving to no-till and retaining stubble for sustainable agricultural practices.
BCG extension manager, Ciara Cullen, recently caught up with Agriculture Victoria Northern Region Grains Manager Melissa Cann and Precision Agriculture’s Daniel Bell.Melissa and Daniel presented at the CTF and soil relationship crop walk held at Alwyn and Jonathan Dyer’s property near Kaniva in June 2018.This podcast explores some of the observations from the day and […]
BCG extension manager, Ciara Cullen, recently caught up with Birchip farmer Robbie Lee and BCG livestock officer Alison Frischke to discuss the profitable integration of livestock and cropping.For a mixed farm to operate at its full potential, the two components (livestock and cropping) need to work better than the individual components alone.This BCG in Focus […]
University of Adelaide researcher Gurjeet Gill discussed with growers different emerging weeds and their management at the BCG Main Field Day in September 2017. Following his presentation, Kinnabulla farmer Linc Lehmann explained to the crowd why he built his own shielded sprayer and how he uses it on his property.
Agriculture Victoria researcher Mark McClean and Mel Cook discussed with growers disease management and 2016 trials results at the BCG Main Field Day in September 2017.
BCG researcher Kelly Angel and Think Agri consultant Kate Burke discussed frost identification and management with growers at the BCG Main Field Day 2017 in September. Kate Burke gave a business and physiological look at the implications of frost.