Cropping

Jumbuck released as potential hard wheat for NSW, Qld

InterGrain has released Jumbuck, a high-yielding mid-slow potential Australian Hard wheat for northern NSW and Qld…Read More

Grain Central, February 22, 2024

Field walks, project launched for pigeonpea

Pigeonpea is being investigated as a cash-cropping option for Qld and northern NSW growers, with field walks being held to build knowledge and promote the pulse’s merits…Read More

Grain Central, February 15, 2024

Strategies help navigate shifting fertiliser prices

The use of brokers, purpose-built sheds, and ordering schedules are helping some producers and wholesalers chart a path through an historically volatile fertiliser market. ..Read More

Liz Wells, February 8, 2024

Drift incidents down, but growers urged to stay vigilant

Spray drift incidents damaging cotton crops in NSW have decreased, yet growers should remain vigilant to prevent damage to neighboring properties…Read More

Emma Alsop, January 25, 2024

GRDC releases guide on water use for dryland cropping

GRDC has released a Water Smart Farming manual as a reference for dryland croppers and advisors…Read More

Grain Central, January 25, 2024

NSW cotton regroups after fitful start to season

The NSW cotton crop is thriving in 2024, overcoming setbacks from cold shock, insufficient rainl, and storm damage that hindered its early growth…Read More

Emma Alsop, January 24, 2024

Downs sorghum thrives after patchy start

Darling Downs sorghum crops are flourishing due to widespread rainfall that reached growing regions with at least average yields predicted…Read More

Emma Alsop, January 15, 2024

Gin opening to drive cotton exports out of NT

The NT’s first cotton gin is now open, and bales it produces are expected to utilise a new pathway to offshore markets through Darwin Port. ..Read More

Emma Alsop, January 12, 2024

Harvest brings lessons on fertiliser ordering, BOM-speak

Eastern Australian growers made the right call by heeding the BoM’s messages and ordering light on urea, although underfeeding did come at a cost for some growers in Vic and southern NSW…Read More

Liz Wells, January 12, 2024

GRDC releases updated herbicide manuals

GRDC has this week released updated editions of its two essential herbicide manuals for Australian grain growers…Read More

Grain Central, January 12, 2024

CBH receivals total 11.7Mt as harvest slows

Deliveries to CBH Group in the week to Sunday of 1.2Mt lifted total receivals for the slowing Western Australian harvest to 11.7Mt…Read More

Grain Central, December 12, 2023

Upside for millet area seen after rain

The domestic birdseed market is hoping for an increase in millet planting in the coming months as local stocks dwindle…Read More

Emma Alsop, December 11, 2023

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