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Central West Farming Systems Inc.

Condobolin NSW

‘Farmers Advancing Research’

 

                  

Snapshot

Central West Farming Systems (CWFS) is an independent, not-for-profit, farmer driven organisation. We operate in an area covering 14 million hectares in Central Western NSW. Formed in 1998, the group now boasts over 300 members made up of farmers, private and public sector advisers, researchers and stakeholders.

As well as our research driven trials and extension, CWFS is involved in a broad range of activities and partnerships to benefit growers, industry and our regional communities. Snapshot is an overview of recent workshops and events, key points from trials and other relevant topics of interest.

NB: Upcoming events are listed in the Calendar. Our yearly compendiums with all trial results are in Resources – Member’s section. Newsletters are only able to be accessed by members.

 Over thirty people attended a Healthy Soils and Pastures workshop held at West

CWFS Crown Rot component of GRDC Stubble Project.      

A paper by Dr Neil Fettell of CWFS and others, published by the

The application of lime provides both vital chemical and structural benefits to soil.

The marketing of agricultural commodities is an area where significant value can be extracted and risk mitigation exercised.  A lack