Entries by Michelle Pardy

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” […]

New website links for RPI’s network of weather stations

The website hosting details for Riverine Plains Inc’s network of weather stations has recently changed. This means you will need to update your bookmarks for the Barooga, Berrigan, Culcairn, Lockhart, Pleasant Hills, Rand and Henty weather stations, as well as for the stations located at Dookie, Yarrawonga and Redlands. You can do this by following this Riverine Plains Inc Weather Station Network link and selecting […]

Improving the Efficiency of Nitrogen Application

Media Release: 22nd May, 2017, Word Count: 409 Nitrogen fertiliser is an expensive input and improving the efficiency of in-crop applications can save money and boost production. To help farmers maximise the response to applied nitrogen, local farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc is holding a drop-in Nitrogen Efficiency Field Day at Henty on Tuesday 6 […]

Tax tips to help purchase farm land on agenda at GRDC Farm Business Update, Mulwala

How to utilise tax depreciation offsets when purchasing farm land will be one of the hot topics on the agenda at the Grains Research Development Corporation (GRDC) Farm Business Update in Mulwala this month. The session on ‘Farm Improvements – the untold story of tax depreciation benefits’ will be presented by Michael Stout from Robinson […]

Nitrogen Efficency Field Day- Tuesday 6 June

IMPROVING THE EFFICIENCY OF NITROGEN APPLICATION Nitrogen fertiliser is an expensive input and improving the efficiency of in-crop applications can save money and boost production. To help farmers maximise the response to applied nitrogen, local farming systems group Riverine Plains Inc is holding a drop-in Nitrogen Efficiency Field Day at Henty on Tuesday 6 June. […]