Entries by Michelle Pardy

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 Mulwala for 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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Dookie Pulse Check Meeting – 21 June

Riverine Plains Inc will host a Pulse Check meeting at Dookie on Friday 21 August from 9:30am-12:30pm, focussing on post-seeding issues. The meeting will include two paddock visits, with the first visit to a chickpea paddock at Boxwood (the intersection of Tungamah-Boundary and Harmer Roads, Boxwood, with signs to direct on the day), with an […]

GRDC Farm Business Update, Mulwala – 25 June

The GRDC Farm to Profit Farm Business Update will be held on Tuesday 25 June 2019 at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort (1 Golf Club Road, Mulwala) from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm. The GRDC Farm Business Update events drive innovation and adoption of improved farm business management practices across the grains industry. The event […]

International study tour to eastern Europe – July 2020

Due to circumstances outside our control, our proposed Agricultural Study Tour to Eastern Europe for 2019 has been postponed. We are pleased however to announce that this trip will instead take place from 3-15 July 2020. The study tour to Eastern Europe will taking in Romania, Moldova, Ukraine and Poland, involving visits to the cities […]

Study tour to Eastern Europe – now running in 2020

Due to circumstances outside our control, our proposed Agricultural Study Tour to Eastern Europe for 2019 has been postponed. We are pleased however to announce that this trip will instead take place from 3-15 July 2020. The study tour to Eastern Europe will taking in Romania, Moldova, Ukraine and Poland, involving visits to the cities […]

Inaugural John Hanrahan Scholarship Awarded

Riverine Plains Inc, together with the Hanrahan family, are pleased to announce that the Inaugural John Hanrahan Scholarship has been awarded to second year Bachelor of Agriculture student, Mitchell Priestly, who is currently undertaking studies at the University of Melbourne. The Scholarship presentation took place at the Riverine Plains Inc Celebration of Agriculture Dinner held […]