9 results for Article, Blog post and 1st Jan 2015
No. This isn't about going off grid. But there are reasons why Elon Musk has set his sights on Australia as one of the first markets to launch his praised battery systems (the PowerWall and PowerPacks). And that is that, for some, the numbers do add up. Let me show you how.
Effective weed management is critical to maximising planting opportunities and avoiding costly herbicide resistance on farms. The latest in a series of GRDC Weed Webinars address fallow weed control strategies using bipyridal herbicides, and managing sowthistle.
They’re young, they’re smart, and they’re helping to solve the big scientific challenges of our age with everything from carbon-absorbing crystals to customised DNA-based dietary plans.
A bioactive component in ‘emu bush’, a plant Aboriginals have used medicinally and in smoking rituals for millennia, has been found by Australian scientists to be a potent antimicrobial agent that can be used to treat everything from skin ailments to staph infections.
Need lightweight food packaging that cuts transport costs and reduces damage in transit? ‘Smart’ labels that can be scanned to reveal key ingredient information? You need a graduate of this prestigious Australian uni's new post=grad degree in Food & Packaging Innovation.
Are drones in farming a fad – a plausible excuse for many R&D groups worldwide to stick their noses in the farming trough of opportunity? Or are they an integral part of our farming future?
The NSW Office of Environment & Heritage (OEH) and NSW Farmers Association (NSWFA) invite you to a free seminar...
NSW Farmers is providing a free energy management training session for agricultural advisors and managers on Thursday, 23 April 2015 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 at the Riverina Business Enterprise Centre, 68-70 Coleman Street,...
Many of today’s farmers rely as much on smart mobile devices as they do on tractors – but when it comes to what apps to download, even techno-savvy farmers flounder. Fortunately, free help is at hand.