Entries by Michelle Pardy

Soil Priorities Workshop – Henty, 13 April

Riverine Plains Inc, FarmLink and Holbrook Landcare Network invite you to tell us your soil priorities and issues so we can carry out research which is meaningful to local farmers. The workshop will form part of a Scoping Study to identify and prioritise regional soil constraints, under a Soil Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) for High […]

John Hanrahan Scholarship supports agriculture’s next generation

20 March, 2018 Word Count: 551 New scholarship supports agriculture’s next generation On Friday 2 March, Riverine Plains Inc, hosted an Agribusiness Dinner at Corowa, attended by 165 people. The dinner was held in celebration of the families, communities and businesses involved in agriculture across the region, as well as being the official launch of […]

Pulse Check (Lentil & Chickpea) Discussion Group Meeting – 7 March, Dookie

Lentil and Chickpea Marketing and Pre-Sowing Meeting Riverine Plains Inc will host a pre-sowing Pulse Check Discussion Group meeting at Dookie on Wednesday 7 March. The meeting will provide an opportunity for local growers and advisors interested in lentil and chickpea production to discuss practical aspects of production and marketing. Riverine Plains Inc Pulse Check […]

Pulse Check (Lentil & Chickpea) Discussion Group Meeting – 7 March, Dookie

19 February, 2018 Word Count: 412 Lentil and Chickpea Marketing and Pre-Sowing Meeting Farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc will host a pre-sowing Pulse Check Discussion Group meeting at Dookie on Wednesday 7 March. The meeting will provide an opportunity for local growers and advisors interested in lentil and chickpea production to discuss practical aspects […]

Corowa Update digs into local research

Growers and advisors at the Grains Research Development Corporation (GRDC) Research Update in Corowa this February will hear the latest in local research on retaining stubble. Riverine Plains Inc is a grower group dedicated to improving the productivity of broadacre farming systems in north-east Victoria and southern New South Wales. The group is one of 16 […]

Rand Soil Pit Day – Thursday 8 February

1 February, 2018 Word Count: 303 SOIL PIT DISCUSSIONS AT RAND Riverine Plains Inc will hold an informal soil pit discussion for farmers at Rand on Thursday 8 February, 2018. Riverine Plains Inc Research and Extension Officer, Dr Cassandra Schefe, says that the soil pit session gives local farmers the opportunity to learn more about […]

Rand Soil Pit Day 8 February

Riverine Plains Inc will hold an informal soil pit discussion for farmers at Rand on Thursday 8 February, 2018. The soil pit session will give local farmers the opportunity to learn more about their local soil type and how this can affect moisture and nutrient movement across the growing season. The soil pit is located […]