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Express your interest: Sheep Containment Feeding Program

Boost sheep enterprise resilience and performance Have you considered containment feeding your sheep? Do you containment feed sheep at certain times but want to do it better? Do you want to know more about why, when and where you should containment feed? Then you can benefit from taking part in the new Containment Feeding Program!…

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Research Support Officer role at Minnipa Ag Centre

Link to a Research Support Officer role at SARDI Minnipa Agricultural Centre: https://iworkfor.sa.gov.au/files/vacancies/567519/42046584.pdf   Research Support Officer Department of Primary Industries and Regions Job reference: 567519 Location: 5654 – MINNIPA Job status: Ongoing Eligibility: Open to Everyone

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South Australian Government & Australian Government Rebate opportunities

On Farm Emergency Water infrastructure rebate scheme Key dates Applications open on 8 December 2023 and will close at 5 pm (ACST) on 30 April 2024 or when funding for this round is exhausted, whichever occurs first. Details The Government of South Australia in partnership with the Australian Government is providing a rebate of up…

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MLA Stage 3 trial – Commercial validation for maternal arginine supplementation trial

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🌾 TEKLAB Grains program tackling the grain industry’s biggest challenges

TEKLAB GRAINS 👋 TEKLAB Grains is a new grains-focused accelerator pathway . Delivered in partnership with GRDC and designed to support entrepreneurs and startups from early-stage ideas and validation through to scale-up and commercialisation of agtech solutions to help increase grain growers’ yield, efficiency, and profitability on farm. 🌾 TEKLAB Grains’ pathway of programs includes the…

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Survey on the Future of the SA Footrot Management Program – Closing soon

Livestock SA have commissioned a review of the SA Footrot Management Program to help determine the future of the program going forward. A survey is now open to everyone involved in the SA sheep industry seeking views on the program. The survey closing date is Friday the 26th of January. If would like to have…

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What are your riskiest decisions? How do you make your decisions – head, heart, gut or a mix?

Have you wondered how you might approach farm decisions differently from others and what you can do to make more informed farm decisions? The GRDC ‘RiskWi$e’ National Risk Management Initiative that AIR EP are leading on Eyre Peninsula are working on how to make difficult farm decisions easier, and help growers understand the different scenarios…

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AgTech Producer Groups Launch

PIRSA are pleased to announce the launch of AgTech Producer Groups. Applications for AgTech Producer Groups close 11.59pm (ACST) Monday 19 February 2024. The purpose of establishing AgTech Producer Groups is to upskill primary producers in harnessing technology for industry-specific improvements and to support producers implementing these advancements. Funding provided to AgTech Producer Groups aims…

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De-risking the seeding program baseline survey

Do you seed into dry soils? Do you seed early? Would you like to more about how to use dry or early seeding to improve drought resilience into your farming system? Please fill out the survey, https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/DrySeedingSurvey , to help us understand what producers would like to know more about to de-risk their seeding program. AIR…

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Grains climate outlook 15 December 2023

Please find the latest December climate outlooks for the grains industry below: Grains video update for QLD/NSW Grains video update for SA/VIC/TAS Grains video update for WA The key outlook messages are: For the rest of December, above median rainfall is forecast through south-east Qld, northern and eastern NSW, eastern Vic, and Tasmania. In other…

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