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VNTFA 15th Annual Conference 2017

  International Keynote Speakers PAUL JASA USA – University of Nebraska Named in 2016 and 1998 as one of the Top 25 Innovators in the History of No-Till USING A ‘SYSTEMS APPROACH’ TO BOOSTING NO-TILL YIELDS Paul is the man … Continue reading

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VNTFA Mallee Crop Walk

VNTFA Mallee Crop Walk September 21 2016 – 9:00am   Starting at Leigh Bryan’s looking at hybrid tyne/disc technology & sowing. Check out Leigh’s designed and fabricated shielded sprayer and other on farm demonstration trials. On to Ross Watson’s looking … Continue reading

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Annual Conference Program, Bendigo July 7th 2016

Annual Conference Program, Bendigo July 7th 2016 8.00 – 8.20am                    Registrations/Seating 8.20 – 8.30am                    Welcome: VNTFA President Paul Oxbrow (10mins) 8.30 – 9.30am                    Joshua Dukart, Bismarck, North Dakota – Managing Land, Wealth & People for Success? Are you farming the … Continue reading

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Vic No-Till’s 14th Annual Conference

Reduce Input Costs, Build Profits, Create Robust & Resilient Farms. July 7 Bendigo Join international experts and local growers at the forefront of cropping innovations, soil, water, plants, diversity, people, slugs, insects BAD & GOOD. At Underground, Vic No-Till will explore … Continue reading

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VNTFA – Stripper Front Demonstrations

Victorian No-Till Farmers Association has visited a number of growers this past year who are achieving great results with their Shelbourne Stripper front in combination with a disc or zero-till system. Vic No-Till are running a series of demonstrations this … Continue reading

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Residue management

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The GRDC-funded stubble project, ‘Maintaining profitable farming systems with retained stubble in Victoria and Tasmania’ is being led by Birchip Cropping Group (BCG), in partnership with Southern Farming Systems (SFS), Irrigated Cropping Council (ICC) and the Victorian No-Till Farming Association (VNTFA). … Continue reading

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The stubble project, ‘Maintaining profitable farming systems with retained stubble in Victoria and Tasmania’ is a collaborative initiative being undertaken by four grower groups – Birchip Cropping Group (BCG), Southern Farming Systems (SFS), Irrigated Cropping Council (ICC) and the Victorian … Continue reading

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Sowing into stubble: seeder set-up and selection

GRDC stubble management guideline No. 9 Key messages: Bar clearance and tyne layout have a strong influence on a machine’s ability to cope with heavy stubble loads. Select a seeder based on your farming system, cropping environment and your financial position. … Continue reading

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