Current Projects

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 […]
June 19, 2015

Low rainfall (LRCP)

The GRDC funded Low Rainfall Collaboration Project (LRCP) aims to foster greater sharing […]
June 19, 2015

CWFS Lachlan Irrigation Research Site

CWFS Lachlan Irrigation Research Site Central West Farming Systems Inc. (CWFS) received Ministerial […]
June 19, 2015

Green Seeker Trial (crop monitoring)

CWFS was fortunate to receive funding from the Woolworths Sustainable Farming Grant and […]
June 19, 2015

Crop sequencing

Facilitating increased on-farm adoption of broadleaf crop and pasture species in crop sequences […]
May 19, 2015

Leco analysis to measure soil carbon

For some time now there has been a great deal of debate around […]
May 19, 2015

Nab focusing on sustainable farming practices

The National Australian Bank has decided to delve into the current hot topic […]
May 19, 2015

Soil structure (The multiple benefits of soil carbon)

Soil carbon in the past has been known for its nutrient properties but […]
May 19, 2015

Soil microbes (The multiple benefits of soil carbon)

To take a look at how soil carbon has influenced the microbial population […]
May 19, 2015

Soil carbon, the basics

Soil carbon: the basics Fast facts Soil carbon is part of the soil […]
May 19, 2015

Factors that influence soil carbon levels

Fast facts Soil characteristics, climate and management practices can alter the amount of […]