Current Projects

May 19, 2017

Drones in Australian agriculture

When we think about all of the innovative technologies within the agricultural sector […]
May 18, 2017

Healthy Soils and Pastures Workshop

 Over thirty people attended a Healthy Soils and Pastures workshop held at West […]
May 10, 2017

HERBICIDE APPLICATION – GUIDELINES FOR RETAINED STUBBLE SYSTEMS IN CENTRAL WESTERN NSW

CWFS Herbicide Application component of GRDC Stubble Project.
April 28, 2017

Managing Crown Rot in Stubble Retained Systems in Central Western NSW

CWFS Crown Rot component of GRDC Stubble Project.      
April 22, 2017

Harvest Management – Guidelines for retained stubble systems in Central Western NSW

CWFS Harvest Management component of GRDC Stubble Project.
April 13, 2017

Maintaining profitable farming systems with retained stubble across various rainfall environments – summary of GRDC Stubble Project

Authors: (Compiled by Tony Swan) Tony Swan (CSIRO Agriculture), Paul Breust (SFS), Claire […]
April 12, 2017

Pros and cons of longer season varieties in Central West cropping environments

A paper by Dr Neil Fettell of CWFS and others, published by the […]
January 9, 2017

The Chemical and Structural Benefits of Lime on Soil

The application of lime provides both vital chemical and structural benefits to soil. […]
November 15, 2016

CWFS AgMarketing Pilot Project

The marketing of agricultural commodities is an area where significant value can be extracted and risk mitigation exercised.  A lack […]
October 31, 2016

SOWING EARLY TO MAXIMISE WHEAT YIELD ON LONG FALLOW

Within the Central Western area sowing early has become an essential component of […]
August 18, 2016

CWFS 2016 Women & Youth in Agriculture Conference “Pathways to Change”

An overview of the CWFS  Women and Youth in Agriculture Conference Friday, 21 […]
August 12, 2016

‘The Business of Farming’ workshops

Date Monday 8 th August 2016 Farmanco Consultants and Rural Directions Pty Ltd […]