Entries by Michelle Pardy

In-Season Update, 9 August Mulwala

Riverine Plains Inc In-Season Update: For the farmer by the farmer Riverine Plains Inc will host its annual In-Season Update at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort on Thursday 9 August, 2018. The Update provides an opportunity for grain growers and advisors to consider the issues likely to impact broadacre crops this spring. DEDJTR Victoria […]

In-Season Update – 9 August, Mulwala

31 July 2018 Word Count: 399 Riverine Plains Inc In-Season Update: For the farmer by the farmer Local farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc will host its annual In-Season Update at the Yarrawonga Mulwala Golf Club Resort on Thursday 9 August, 2018. “The Update is an important event on our calendar and provides an opportunity […]

Pulse Check Discussion Group Paddock Walk – Monday 16 July

A post-sowing paddock walk will be held on the 16 July 2018 from 9:30 am for growers and advisors interested in pulse production. The paddock walk will include visits to chickpea and faba bean crops near Goorambat and Devenish, Victoria. Discussions at each paddock will focus on crop establishment and early-season issues including; • Response to sowing […]

Canola Systems in the Spotlight – Field Day 26 July

10 July, 2018 Word Count: 509 CANOLA SYSTEMS IN THE SPOTLIGHT Canola systems are being examined as part of a GRDC and Riverine Plains Inc field day to be held on Thursday 26 June, 2018. “Growing a profitable canola crop requires careful varietal selection, good agronomy and adequate nutrition, among other things” says Howlong farmer […]

John Hanrahan Scholarship for agriculture students – applications now open

Earlier this year, farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc, launched the John Hanrahan Scholarship in support of tertiary students studying an agriculture or agribusiness bachelor or diploma degree course. Riverine Plains Inc Treasurer and Scholarship Fund Trustee, Mr Barry Membrey, explained that the Scholarship is named in honour of John Hanrahan, a successful and experienced […]

John Hanrahan Scholarship for agriculture students – applications now open

4 July, 2018 Word Count: 385 John Hanrahan Scholarship for agriculture students – applications now open Earlier this year, farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc, launched the John Hanrahan Scholarship in support of tertiary students studying an agriculture or agribusiness bachelor or diploma degree course. Riverine Plains Inc Treasurer and Scholarship Fund Trustee, Mr Barry […]

Burramine Crop walk June 21 to discuss outcomes of four years of stubble research

Grain growers and advisors are invited to a paddock walk being run by Riverine Plains from 10am on Thursday 21 June at the Riverine Research Centre, near Yarrawonga in Victoria. The paddock walk will provide an an opportunity to heart the key outcomes and learnings from the five-year Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) project Maintaining […]

Farm profit in focus at Mulwala GRDC Farm Business update – 27 June

The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is hosting the Farm Business Update on June 27. The event, which has the theme of ‘Strategic Steps: Enduring Profitability’ is designed to raise awareness and improve grower knowledge of issues relating to farm business management. The update is an opportunity for growers and their advisers to hear from […]