Current Projects

July 7, 2016

Sowing pastures and biodiversity – what we want versus what we get

By Caitlin Langley   Farmers and managers understand that one of the keys to […]
June 27, 2016

The effects of strategic stubble treatments on nitrogen response in wheat

Central West Farming Systems are conducting a nitrogen response trial at a variety […]
June 21, 2016

Achieving Target Yields (Southern Irrigated Cereal and Canola )

Southern Irrigated Cereal and Canola Achieving Target Yields: Project Summary June 2016 This […]
June 14, 2016

Crop forecasting app (Yield Prophet Lite)

The popular crop forecasting tool for farmers Yield Prophet now has its own […]
June 2, 2016

South Australia Russian aphid outbreak

The Russian Peach Aphid (Diuraphis noxia) has been found in Southern Australia. This […]
May 13, 2016

CWFS Women & Youth Project Soil Building Masterclass

  A great day was spent learning about soils and soil health with […]
February 26, 2016

The effects of windrow burning

Overview- Overdependence on agrochemicals The project is primarily focusing on locally relevant research […]
February 19, 2016

Inter-row sowing

The question here is whether to sow on the row or within the […]
February 19, 2016

Slowing crown rot build up by inter row sowing

Research that was conducted in NSW and Queensland has indicated that inter row […]
December 10, 2015

Soil carbon CWFS AOG results summary

A long term farming systems trial was conducted at Condobolin in order to […]
December 8, 2015

Great Youth Initiative

   The Archibull Prize The Archibull Prize is a great youth initiative that […]
December 8, 2015

The Economic Benefits of Lime

The Economic Benefits of Lime Author: Michael Quin 12/8/2015 The benefits of lime […]