UNDERGROUND – Building Better Farming Systems

May 18, 2016

Underground – 14th Annual Conference Program Bendigo July 7th 2016 8.00 – 8.20am                    Registrations/Seating 8.20 – 8.30am                    Welcome: VNTFA President Paul Oxbrow (10mins) 8.30 – 9.30am                    Joshua Dukart, Bismarck, North Dakota – Managing Land, Wealth & People for Success? Are you farming the way you want to? A Whole Farm Decision making framework (60 mins)...


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Residue is the Salvation of the Soil

April 20, 2016

“This system is strongly carbon-positive. It is capable of reversing the carbon-stripping process because it mimics nature’s method of removing CO2 from the atmosphere and putting it back into the soil (called sequestration). No other method of drilling does this as effectively and certainly not conventional tillage or ploughing.” Malcolm Hopwood interview with Dr John...


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A ripper of a stripper – Victorian growers get excited

April 13, 2016

As part of a joint stubble retention project, Vic No-Till with the help of Hutcheon and Pearce, demonstrated a Shelbourne Reynolds combine harvester stripper front on no-till CTF farms across Victoria including the Mallee, Northern Victoria and the Western District. The front created great excitement and enthusiasm among growers who could see multiple benefits of...


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Green Taylor Partners

December 3, 2015

Green Taylor Partners prides itself on delivering what it says, on time. Its aim is to provide a premium accounting and business solutions service and is committed to identifying services that will add value to client relationships.


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Great Plains

December 2, 2015

American-based company Great Plains is recognised internationally as a leading producer of grain drills and other agricultural machinery such as planters, tillage equipment, fertiliser placement equipment, sprayers, and compact drills.


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Sinon

December 2, 2015

Sinon Australia supplies quality crop protection products to Australian farmers through a trusted network of rural resellers. Its tried and tested products are controlled and manufactured within global headquarters under a state-of-the-art quality control program. With more than 25 crop protection products and an ear to new possibilities with active ingredients, Sinon Australia offers a...


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Controlled-traffic farming in Victoria – reap benefits from what you sow

November 30, 2015

Years of conventional farming methods have compacted soils and made them less productive and less profitable. If this is typical of your farm and you think there has to be a better way of managing your crops, then consider the benefits of controlled-traffic farming. What is controlled-traffic farming? Controlled-traffic farming reduces soil compaction by creating...


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