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Irrigation Field Walk

Paddock Walk

 Friday 3 March 2023


Peechelba East

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This event forms part of an activity from the GRDC's investment in the Irrigation Discussion Groups. The event was also supported by the Cool Soil Initiative.



Riverine Plains is hosting a combined Irrigation Discussion Group and Cool Soil Initiative Workshop on Friday 3 March, 2023. at Corey Uebergang’s maize paddock, at the intersection of Carmody and McLaughlin Roads, Peechelba East, Victoria. Morning Tea is provided.

What we’ll cover

  • Local update – Corey Uebergang (host farmer)
  • Overview of Irrigation Research  – Ben Morris (FAR Australia)
  • Demonstration trial update, faba beans – Kate Coffey (Riverine Plains)
  • Soil Management in Irrigation – Dr Cassandra Schefe (AgriSci)
  • Integrated Pest Management – Liz Mann (Maize Association Australia)
  • Maize market update – Nick McCarthy (Robinson Grain Trading)
For further information, please contact Riverine Plains Senior Project Manager Kate Coffey by emailing kate@riverineplains.org.au
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