Entries by Michelle Pardy

We are at HMFD!

Riverine Plains Inc are at the Henty Machinery Field Days! This year, we are in the Baker Seed Co tent, which is located alongside the agronomy plots, at the southern end of the HMFD site on 3rd Farm Avenue. We also have a HMFD special, with all new members signing up over the course of the field days receiving 15 […]

Interested in Lentils & Chickpeas? Join our new Pulse Check discussion group.

Expressions of Interest for Pulse Check Groups Southern Pulse Extension Project Riverine Plains Inc seeking Expressions of Interest for a regional Pulse Check Group as part of the GRDC Southern Pulse Extension Project. The GRDC Southern Pulse Extension project, delivered by a consortium of organisations involved in the pulse industry across GRDC’s Southern region, provides a collaborative opportunity […]

Spring Field Day to highlight local Research, Cereal Agronomy

15 September, 2017, Word Count: 404 Spring Field Day to highlight local Research, Cereal Agronomy Grain growers are invited to the Riverine Plains Inc and FAR Australia joint Spring Field Day, to be held at the Riverine Research Centre, near Yarrawonga, on Thursday 28 September, 2017. FAR Australia Managing Director, Nick Poole, said that while the […]

Spring Field Day – 28 September at Burramine

Spring Field Day to highlight local Research, Cereal Agronomy Riverine Plains Inc and FAR Australia invites grain growers to join us for our Spring Field Day, to be held at the Riverine Research Centre, near Yarrawonga, on Thursday 28 September, 2017. The day will have a cereal agronomy focus and also provides local growers and […]

Oaklands Powerline Safety Workshop – 26 September

Riverine Plains Inc, along with SafeWork NSW and Essential Energy are hosting a Powerline Safety Day, near Oaklands on Tuesday 26 September, 2017.  The workshop will be held from 9:45 am – 12 midday at Burrongong, 4011 Federation Way, Oaklands, NSW. Topics Include: How to protect you and your employees this harvest A powerline marking demonstration Legal requirements Morning […]

Riverine Plains Inc In-Season Update

Media Release Local farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc will host its annual In-Season Update at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort on Thursday 10 August, 2017. ‘The lead-up into spring is a critical time for crop management and is a peak period of decision making for grain growers trying to juggle seasonal conditions, pests […]

In-Season Update – August 10, Mulwala

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 10 August, 2017. ‘The lead-up into spring is a critical time for crop management and is a peak period of decision making for grain growers trying to juggle […]

Crop Walks to Focus on Emergence and Vigour

Grain farmers looking to improve the profitability and sustainability of their stubble retained systems are invited to the August series of paddock walks being run by local farming systems group, Riverine Plains Inc. “In our region, farmers are continually challenged by how best to deal with the volumes of stubble produced when growing cereal crops” […]