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Increasing wheat yields with selective seeding windows

Posted by Amanda Walker on 28 April 2014
Increasing wheat yields with selective seeding windows

  Early sown winter wheat varieties fare well in adverse weather conditions. The trend of sowing early has gained significant momentum in recent years, to overcome a range of issues including changing weather patterns, increasing farm sizes and the narrow window of maturity for more recently released varieties. A current project by the CSIRO aims to better understand whic...
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Managing Lice in Cattle

Posted by Amanda Walker on 18 March 2014
Managing Lice in Cattle
Managing Lice in Cattle Wondering how to treat cattle with lice infestations?  Read on for our how to guide, and click here for our comprehensive range of treatments. Managing lice in cattle is essential not only for animal welfare, but also to protect the production and value of your herd.  As well as leading to additional health issues, cattle rubbing infested areas on fe...
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7 Steps to Spraying Success!

Posted by Amanda Walker on 18 March 2014
7 Steps to Spraying Success!
Amanda Walker www.farmco.com.au With up to 30,000 species of weeds, 3,000 species of nematodes (microscopic worms) and 10,000 species of plant-eating insects, as well as viruses, fungi, mites and mice, it's no wonder that Australian farmers rely so much on chemicals to protect their agricultural enterprises from pests, weeds and diseases. Choosing the right chemicals is just one ...
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ATV Spot Spraying? You need this...

Posted on 15 October 2013
ATV Spot Spraying? You need this...
Silvan Selecta adds the new generation 55 litre redline spotpak as the ideal portable sprayer The latest addition to the Silvan Selecta Spotpak range is the ideal unit for use on an ATV or similar mobile vehicle for spot spraying, fence line, row or general weed control needs. The Spotpak 12V Redline model sprayer has a 55 litre capacity, UV stabilised Polytuff polypropylene tank and...
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Lice Management Tool now available

Posted on 9 July 2013
Lice Management Tool now available
Did you know that lice cost Australian woolgrowers more than $120 million annually? Lice can reduce sheep fleece weight and downgrade wool quality. Retailers face increasing pressure to minimise chemical residues in wool processing as lice continue to develop resistance to chemicals. But don't worry - help is at hand..... LiceBoss is a decision support system from Australian Wool...
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Aussie Pig Farmers: nothing to hide (video)

Posted on 27 June 2013
Aussie Pig Farmers: nothing to hide (video)
Australian Pork Producers have put out this YouTube video that ventures inside an actual piggery and explains the reasons behind what they do. Too often, people are quick to judge without looking at the facts and reasons as to why certain practices are in place - this may help open some eyes. This is definitely worth a few minutes of your time to watch.  http://www.youtube.com/watc...
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