Jerome Critch - grains industry fellow

Jerome Critch - grains industry fellow

Jerome Critch, Director and Shareholder of Planfarm Marketing WA, has been awarded a unique grains industry fellowship by Grain Trade Australia (GTA) and Nuffield Australia. Now in its second year, this fellowship offers funding for the successful candidate to travel overseas to explore the global grain value chain, and is available to employees of GTA…

Slashing yield losses from waterlogging

Slashing yield losses from waterlogging

Tasmanian farmer and 2014 Nuffield Scholar, Greg Gibson, says there’s money to be made in better understanding the true cost of waterlogging to yield losses in farming. He says waterlogging is a significant issue in his region in northern Tasmania, where he manages his family’s 730-hectare intensive farming operation. Mr Gibson runs a cropping program…

AgQuip breakfast checks on chickpeas

AgQuip breakfast checks on chickpeas

Growers interested in advances in chickpea breeding are invited to attend a free Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and New South Wales Department of Primary Industries (DPI) joint breakfast update at AgQuip on Wednesday August 17 2016. In recent times the growing popularity of chickpeas has come with disease concerns, particularly with the onset…