Entries by Michelle Pardy

Riverine Plains Inc In-season Update – August 8, Mulwala

26 July 2019 Word Count: 504 Riverine Plains Inc In-season Update Local farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc will host its annual In-season Update at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort on Thursday 8 August, 2019. “The In-season Update is an important event on our calendar and provides an opportunity for grain growers to consider […]

In-season update – Mulwala, 8 August

Riverine Plains Inc will host its annual In-season Update at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort on Thursday 8 August, 2019 from 9am – 1pm. This all-important spring rainfall outlook will be delivered by Agriculture Victoria Seasonal Variability Agronomist, Dale Grey who will speak via videolink. Riverine Plains Inc Project Officer, Jane McInnes, will also […]

John Hanrahan Scholarship – applications now open for 2020

The John Hanrahan Scholarship recognises and encourages agricultural excellence in the Riverine Plains region through the support of a local second year student in their agriculture/agribusiness bachelor or diploma degree studies. The Scholarship, which is awarded annually, includes a bursary of $5,000, access to work experience opportunities with Riverine Plains Inc or through our networks, […]

Farm Business Management Essentials Workshop – Mulwala, 29 July

A one day interactive Farm Business Management Essentials Workshop will be held on Monday 29 July, in Mulwala.  The workshop will be delivered by Tony Hudson. Please see Farm Business Management Essentials Mulwalafor further details.  Places are strictly limited.  To register or for further enquiries, please contact Fiona Hart on 03 5744 1713 or email info@riverineplains.org.au

Canola Crop Walk – Boorhaman North 9 July

A Canola Crop Walk will be held at Boorhaman North from 2pm – 4pm on Tuesday 9 July. The crop walk will include presentations from Phil Bowden (AOF/Pulse Australia) and Don McCaffery (NSW DPI) covering: Insects in canola Animal health issues in grazing crops Variety selections for grazing canola For further details please download the Canola […]

John Hanrahan Scholarship for agriculture students – 2020 applications now open

1 July, 2019 Word Count: 242 John Hanrahan Scholarship for agriculture students – applications now open The John Hanrahan Scholarship recognises and encourages agricultural excellence in the Riverine Plains region through the support of a local second year student in their agriculture/agribusiness bachelor or diploma degree studies. The Scholarship, which is awarded annually, includes a […]

GRDC Northern Pulse Check Meeting – June 18, Kincora & Avondale

The GRDC Northern Pulse Check Meeting will be held from 10am-1:30pm at Kincora and Avondale on Tuesday 18 June. Topics and Guest speakers include: GRDC Pulse Phosphorus Nutrition Trial – Graeme Sandral, DPI Wagga. Disease Management in pulses – Ian Menz, DPI Wagga. Post emergent pulse crop management – Facilitated discussion. How pulses fit in the farming system […]