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Elders Advisor wins top agriculture productivity award

Elders Albury senior agronomist Chris (Desi) Toohey, has taken out a top agriculture award from Syngenta Australia for his extensive work in tackling herbicide resistance. The Syngenta Growth Awards recognises…

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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

Graduate agronomist makes once-in-a-lifetime and daily discoveries

The graduate agronomist who found the first fall armyworm in Australia infected with a deadly fungus says it shows how exciting agronomy can be, despite…

Agronomy, Careers, Cropping

Routine check the turning point for cattle station

A meeting to discuss feed tactics proved to be a turning point for a West Australian cattle station. With the property in the grip of severe drought, the station’s owners had called in Thomas Elder…

Cattle, Seasons, Tech Services

Winter crop nutrition for 2021

By August 2020, after a number of below average seasons and in many areas no crop at all, the winter crop yield potential in many…

Agronomy, Cropping, Farm Supplies, Seasons, Tech Services

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

Elders decommissions apps to cater for changing tech climate in agriculture

As technology evolves, so do the needs of our farming customers. Elders’ priority is to provide solutions and agricultural advice that drives productivity and profitability…

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Elders and SWAN partner to deliver data-driven results

Elders has announced a partnership with SWAN Systems, a state-of-the-art, web based, water and nutrient management platform designed to help farmers better manage their resources.…

Tech Services

Elders invests in the future with 2020 Graduate Agronomy Program

Elders has commenced its 2020 Graduate Agronomy Program, welcoming Claire Patterson, Georgia Rodgers, Lisa Gillogly and Riley Curnow to the famous pink shirt fold. Run…

Latest News, Livestock, Tech Services

East Gippsland Vegetable Innovation Days to go Digital in 2020

The third edition of the East Gippsland Vegetable Innovation Days (EGVID) is around the corner, with the 12-month results of industry leading in-field growing trials…

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Recovery and rehabilitation for your land after bushfire

This summer’s bushfires have had a significant impact on soil, pastures, crops, weeds and water supplies across the country. As we begin to rebuild and…

Farm Supplies, Latest News, Tech Services

In Your Corner: The Lehmann’s story

The Lehmann family started farming as pioneer settlers in 1871 when the Caltowie district, located in South Australia’s mid north, was cut up from sheep…

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