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Process potato harvesting on Tasmania’s northwest coast

Senior agronomist Simon Nowell of Tasmania’s northwest coast says potato harvests are looking good but growers should look out for three problems affecting quality and yield this season. Potatoes…

Agronomy, Cropping

The wisdom of a woolly

Though wrapped in wool all his life, Mal Nicholls has nonetheless taken a few knocks along the way, which have only made him a better…

Wool

Play hard ball on brucellosis and Barbers Pole

With many flocks in the rebuild phase, now is the time to check ram testicles, pasture quality, take action to minimise Barbers Pole and plan for transitions to…

Animal Health, Sheep

One of south west Victoria’s most historic rural holdings

Elders Rural Services Australia Limited is pleased to present for sale ‘Purrumbete’, one of south west Victoria’s most historic landmark estates, widely regarded for its…

Corporate, Real Estate

Elders trainee to senior manager: Matt Tinkler’s story

Becoming an Elders trainee can take you just about anywhere, including into management, just ask Matt Tinkler, Elders Victoria and Riverina livestock manager! We chatted with…

Careers, Corporate

Elders announced as Adelaide Symphony Orchestra major regional touring partner

Elders is pleased to announce a new Major Regional partnership with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra. This partnership will support the ASO to play a leading…

Corporate

Ballarat’s Eboni Knights kicks off a career in livestock

Standing high above the pen of stirring cattle, Eboni Knights is at the epicentre of the sale, leaning on the rail alongside the auctioneer as…

Careers, Cattle, Corporate

Queensland’s new reef regulations – what you need to know

You’d be hard pressed finding a Queensland farmer who doesn’t love the Great Barrier Reef. It’s a symbol of sorts – grand, beautiful, one of a kind, with an emotional…

Cattle, Cropping, Tech Services

Managing mice coming up to planting

Overrun with mice? Elders agronomist Emily Young has some simple tips for growers as they plant winter crops with high mice populations. Monitor paddocks Check…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Latest News

Gold the new standard for wheat

Commercially available for the first time this season, a new variety of wheat, Gold, is wowing agronomists with its yields, protein, low screenings and resilience.…

Agronomy, Cropping, Tech Services

Pre-calving and pre-lambing nutrition for ewes and cows

Now is an important time for breeders to carefully manage nutrition to to ensure less difficulties with lambing/calving, lower mortality rates, and ultimately higher marking…

Animal Health, Cattle, Farm Supplies, Latest News, Sheep

Farmer sends sheep into Alestar accredited malt barley and still gets a harvest

Alestar barley was given full Malt status just a few weeks ago and Murray Bridge mixed farmer Andrew Willis says he believes it may also…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Sheep