Entries by Michelle Pardy

Fiona Hart leaves Riverine Plains with Life Membership

FIONA HART LEAVES RIVERINE PLAINS WITH LIFE MEMBERSHIP After 18 years of dedicated service, Riverine Plains have farewelled Chief Operating Officer, Fiona Hart, who is moving on from the organisation to pursue a new career opportunity. In honour and recognition of the significant role Fiona has played within the organisation, and the community more broadly, […]

Fiona Hart leaves Riverine Plains with Life Membership

11 October, 2021 Word Count: 475 FIONA HART LEAVES RIVERINE PLAINS WITH LIFE MEMBERSHIP After 18 years of dedicated service, Riverine Plains have farewelled Chief Operating Officer, Fiona Hart, who is moving on from the organisation to pursue a new career opportunity. In honour and recognition of the significant role Fiona has played within the […]

FAR Australia Pulse Field Walk – 8 October, Coreen

FAR Australia is hosting a GRDC Pulse Field Walk for NSW farmers on Friday 8 October, 2021, from 10am-12pm at ‘Stratherne’, Coreen (NSW) as part of the NSW Pulse Agronomy Project. Due to COVID restrictions, registrations are essential to rachel.hamilton@faraustralia.com.au or phone 0428 843 456. To download or print the pdf version of this flyer, please […]

Irrigated Discussion Group Field Walk – Oaklands, 29 September

Riverine Plains will host an Irrigated Discussion Group Field Walk on Wednesday 29 September, 2021 at James Nixon’s (Oaklands), COVID permitting. The field walk will take place from 9:00am – 12:30pm. To RSVP, or for further information, please contact Kate Coffey, Riverine Plains Irrigation Discussion Group Facilitator, by email kate@riverineplains.org.au or phone (03) 5744 1713. To download […]

Virtual soil mapping workshop and field walk

The Improving Soils to Optimise Water Use soil mapping workshop and acid soils field walk has been moved online in response to current COVID restrictions. Riverine Plains will host a Virtual Soil Mapping Workshop and Acid Soils Field Walk on Friday 17 September, 2021, from 9.00am – 12:30pm. The meeting will be held over the […]

Riverine Plains Research Advisory Council Members Announced

Riverine Plains are pleased to announce the formation of an inaugural Research Advisory Council which has been established to develop the research strategy and priorities of the organisation. Riverine Plains Chairman, Ian Trevethan said the formation of the Research Advisory Council was an exciting step towards ensuring the group better identifies research opportunities, gaps, risks […]

Riverine Plains Research Advisory Council

3 September, 2021 Word Count: 406 RIVERINE PLAINS RESEARCH ADVISORY COUNCIL MEMBERS ANNOUNCED Riverine Plains are pleased to announce the formation of an inaugural Research Advisory Council which has been established to develop the research strategy and priorities of the organisation. Riverine Plains Chairman, Ian Trevethan said the formation of the Research Advisory Council was […]

Virtual Fodder for the Future Field Day – 9 September

Due to COVID restrictions, The Fodder For the Future Paddock Walk is now being delivered virtually. The Virtual Field Day will provide an opportunity for interested dairy, grain, hay and silage farmers to discuss factors affecting quality fodder crop production, including soil pH. This Field Day will be delivered using the Zoom meeting platform – […]

Riverine Plains awarded grant to support farmer technology adoption

Riverine Plains awarded grant to support farmer technology adoption Riverine Plains is one of 20 producer groups selected to take part in the AgriFutures Australia Producer Technology Uptake Program, a national pilot program designed to boost technology adoption on farm. The program is working with established producer groups to deliver a bespoke technology workshop, as […]