Tillage: open days put the heat on varieties
Initial variety screening at a range of company trial sites is critical to help supply improved crop varieties for assessment by the Department in official trials.
In the fields: nice crops but a few worries
After an autumn of great crop establishment, there are a few knock-on concerns evident in some crops.
Tillage update: rainfall may curb ploughing plans next week
Under the nitrates directive, ploughing for spring crops can commence from 1 December onwards. However, this week’s weather is likely to put a stop to growers' plans.
From the tramlines year review: late start, tough middle, good end
As from the tramlines draws to a close for 2018, Stephen Robb gets the views from all 12 growers on what has been a challenging year.