Setting up for Business Success

Setting up for Business Success – a modern business planning program designed especially for broadacre farmers managing climate and market variability.  ...

Improving Sandy Soils – pH and soil potassium status

Improving Sandy Soils through understanding soil pH and soil potassium status Background This project aimed to explore the concerns around a potential increase in soil acidification and depletion of potassium levels in cropping ground across the Coorong District...

MFMG Probe Network Update – May 2019

“Improved soil water data decisions across the South East cropping region” is a MFMG project kindly funded by SAGIT. With a dry start for some of the sites it is good to see that we have now had some decent rainfall events across the district. All of the research...

Adapting to Dry & Variable Conditions

Below is a link to presentation made by MFMG & Rural Solutions SA Livestock Consultant, Tiffany Bennett in response to conditions faced in the Upper South East as at 24th September 2015. These have helpful tools, equations and information managing livestock in dry...

Raised bed = Raised yields?

Improving productivity on the Naracoorte Plain Raised bed = Raised yields? Read the report of the results from growing Manning wheat on raised beds at Bool Lagoon in 2018. Raised Beds Case...

Dual Purpose Canola in the South East

Growing canola is a popular choice for growers in the high rainfall zone in the South East of South Australia. Growers in this region have been considering the use of longer season winter canola varieties as a grain and graze option. The use of canola as a...
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