Entries by Michelle Pardy

Mixed Farming Forum, Rutherglen – 13 March

4 March, 2019 Word Count: 479 Mixed Farming Forum for Rutherglen Addressing some of the challenges and advantages of mixed farming systems in the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Southern Region will be the focus of a Mixed Farming forum hosted by Riverine Plains Inc at Rutherglen on Wednesday 13 March 2019. “Over the […]

Mixed Farming Forum, Rutherglen – 13 March

A Mixed Farming Forum will be held at the Agriculture Victoria Rutherglen Centre, Rutherglen on Wednesday 13 March from 8:45am-1:30pm. This free forum is designed for mixed farmers and will discuss the key learnings from the successful GRDC Grain & Graze program. Discussions will include: Sheep requirements in the cereal/sheep zone for optimum livestock productivity […]

Rand Pulse Check Meeting – 14 March

A pre-sowing Northern Pulse Check Meeting will be held at the Hamilton family property, Bogandillan, near Rand, on Thursday 14 March from 8:30am – 12 noon. Guest speakers and topics are as follows; Seeding rates: We will have scales so bring your pulse seed to calculate sowing rates for 2019 Pre- Emergent Herbicides: Chris Toohey, Elders; […]

Dookie Pulse Check Meeting – 15 March

The Riverine Plains Inc Southern Pulse Check pre-sowing discussion group meeting is on Friday 15 March. The meeting will be held from 9:30am -12pm at the Ludeman family property sheds at 334 Ludeman Road, Waggarandall (Dookie), 3646. The meeting will include; 2018 pulse harvest debrief Likely issues for sowing 2019 Seeding rates for 2019 (We […]

Celebration of Agriculture Dinner

Riverine Plains Inc will celebrate food, farming and fellowship at a dinner celebrating Agriculture and Agribusiness at the Corowa RSL Club on Friday 22 March. The dinner will be the springboard for our 20th Year Anniversary celebrations and will also involve the presentation of the Inaugural John Hanrahan Scholarship recipient. This social event will also […]

The Big Community Muster

Many of our community’s farmers are facing some of the driest conditions in Australia’s history. To provide an opportunity for our farming community to share experiences and discuss ways to build on our inherent resilience, Riverine Plains Inc has joined with a number of other organisations in sponsoring a series of information forums that aim […]

GRDC Grains Research Update, Corowa – 21 February

GRDC Grains Research Update: Corowa Corowa RSL Club, 30 Betterment Parade, Corowa Thursday 21st February 9.00 am to 1.00 pm – doors open at 8.30 am International speaker at Corowa GRDC Grains Research Update Jordan and Jennifer Lindgren of Lindgren Farms, Canada have won the 2018 Saskatchewan Outstanding Young Farmers of the Year award for […]

Sykesy’s Buraja Meeting – Thursday 7 February

31 January, 2019 Word Count: 360 Sykesy’s Buraja Meeting 2019 Riverine Plains Inc will host Sykesy’s Buraja Meeting on Thursday February 7, 2019. This event continues the tradition started by the late John Sykes and is an opportunity for local farmers to discuss the 2018 season results as well as the challenges likely to arise […]

Sykesy’s Buraja Meeting, 7 February 2019

Riverine Plains Inc will host Sykesy’s Buraja Meeting on Thursday February 7, 2019. This event continues the tradition begun by the late John Sykes and is an opportunity for local farmers to discuss the 2018 season results as well as the challenges likely to arise in the season ahead. The Buraja meeting will involve a […]