Current Projects

September 16, 2015

Crop rotations (2014)

The Merriwagga tillage and rotational trial was established in the year of 1999. […]
September 16, 2015

The use of cover crops in NSW

In  2009, 95 farmers in the mixed cropping zone of NSW were surveyed […]
September 16, 2015

Impacts of a crop sequence

Majority of farmers realise that they should be including broad leaf species into […]
September 11, 2015

Impacts of stubble treatment on canola establishment

Stubble retention across the farms of central western NSW has become common practice […]
September 2, 2015

Good stubble or bad stubble loads

Background Stubble retained systems has began to become common practice throughout the central […]
September 1, 2015

Fallow Periods

Fallow periods and green manures are usually used by farmers to conserve moisture, […]
August 24, 2015

2015 CWFS Spring field days!

2015 CWFS Spring field days! Book the date(s) in your diary, because they’re […]
August 5, 2015

Rain n Grain n Stubble (stubble initiative)

GRDC Stubble Initiative Trial Background: “Maintaining profitable farming systems with retained stubble in […]
July 20, 2015

Yellow leaf spot – or is it?

With the recent bout of rain and cold weather farmers are looking at […]
July 17, 2015

2015 Soil Acidity and pH management for Central West Farming Districts

2015 sampling for the CWFS, GRDC funded, soil acidity project is now complete. To […]
July 13, 2015

Free Plant Disease Sampling

We are lucky enough to be seeing rainfall across the region with the […]
July 1, 2015

Field pest control and disease management

On the 25th of June a group of farmers attended a crop pest […]