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New South Wales’ Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has released a new, comprehensive guide to growing perennial pasture that aims to help farmers boost their sustainable feed supplies and long-term profitability.
The dirtgirlworld-led Compost ROcks! toolkit and year-long social media campaign aims to encourage local councils and householders to “find multiple uses for compost”.
In Bugs on the Menu, Canadian filmmaker Ian Toews explores the health and environmental benefits of adding more insect protein to 21st-century diets.
Horticulture Innovation Australia has launched its largest leadership and recruitment drive ever in a bid to encourage young movers and shakers to join – and make their marks in – the nation’s most innovative agricultural sector.
Northern Australian beef farmers: learn about the latest regionally-relevant RD&E and get tips and tools for making your beef enterprise more productive and sustainable at one of the MLA’s upcoming BeefUp forums.
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.
“Agriculture in Australia is booming, and the best way of becoming involved is by studying the new Bachelor of Agriculture at University of Melbourne,” says fomer Veterinary and Ag Science Faculty Dean Professor Ken Hinchcliff. Here's why.
All women on the land are winners – but these gals are standouts, according to the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, who recently announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Rural Woman of the Year Awards.
It’s on for winemakers, cellar-door managers, viticulturalists and wine promoters across the state as nominations open for the NSW wine industry’s prestigious GG award. Cheers!
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.