Entries by Michelle Pardy

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 […]

John Hanrahan Scholarship Recipient Announced

28 March, 2019 Word Count: 508 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 […]

Opportunities for grains profit to be explored in Dookie, Echuca and Warracknabeal  

March, 2019 Word Count: 357 Growers in the Dookie, Echuca, Warracknabeal and neighbouring regions will soon be given an insight into what makes top performing grain-growing businesses in southern Australia so successful. According to a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) research investment, the top 20 percent of grain businesses are retaining 30 pc of […]

GRDC Media Release: Cassie Schefe: an ‘asset’ to the grains industry rewarded

The contribution of Cassandra Schefe to the Australian grains industry has been officially recognised by way of the Grains Research and Development Corporation’s 2019 Southern Region Recognising and Rewarding Excellence Award. The award, voted upon by the GRDC Southern Region Panel, acknowledges Dr Schefe’s input and commitment to the grains industry. In presenting the award […]

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 […]