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Growing the future

The next generation of agronomists are in their first weeks at Elders, carrying on a 181-year tradition. While we have a solid team of technical…

Agronomy, Careers

Updating the way you treat seeds

Do you rely on using the same combination of seed treatments on the same crops year after year? With some damaging diseases becoming less sensitive…

Agronomy, Cropping, Seasons

Mycorrhizae fungi inoculation lifts broadacre crop yields

Modern agricultural practices, particularly in our broadacre grain production systems are often detrimental to key aspects of soil health. Improved agronomics and genetics over recent…

Agronomy, Cropping, Farm Supplies, Seasons

Stress damage –what’s it doing to your yield?

As farmers we all aim to achieve the highest yield possible. In Australia year on year we face challenges with crop constraints due to soil…

Agronomy, Cropping, Seasons

New malt barley variety accredited

Alestar has just been accredited by Barley Australia today but growers like Mark Humphrey were already planning to sow hundreds of hectares to the new…

Agronomy, Cropping, Latest News

Oats and sorghum combination hit weight-gain sweet spot

Combining new rust-resistant forage oat varieties with staged grazing of sweet forage sorghum is helping livestock producers hit the sweet spot of palatability and fibre…

Agronomy, Animal Health, Tech Services

Pasture mix turns failed cropping into productive grazing country

Editorial written by Barenbrug for the Summer 2020/2021 Seasons Magazine.   From bare dirt to waist-high feed, it’s fair to say Bengalla Station manager Adrian…

Agronomy, Cropping, Seasons

Another hot summer is on its way. Be ready with Surround.

Editorial written by Agnova for the Summer 2020/2021 Seasons Magazine.   With record temperatures and high ultraviolet radiation last summer causing damage and losses in…

Agronomy, Cropping, Seasons

Tree crop stress management during summer

Editorial written byRoop Sandhu, Business Management – Horticulture, TEC for the Summer 2020/2021 Seasons Magazine.     Every 1 per cent reduction in plant stress can…

Agronomy, Cropping, Seasons, Tech Services

Why distribution agribusiness is the vehicle to driving AgTech adoption in Australian agriculture

Editorial written by Graham Page, Head of Technical Services, Elders for the Summer 2020/2021 Seasons Magazine. Over the past five years, it has become extremely…

Agronomy, Seasons, Tech Services