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Recovery and rehabilitation for your land after bushfire

This summer’s bushfires have had a significant impact on soil, pastures, crops, weeds and water supplies across the country. As we begin to rebuild and…

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Recovery and rehabilitation for your livestock operation after bushfire

The bushfires across eastern, southern and some parts of western Australia this summer have had a devastating impact on the country’s livestock industry and stock…

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What can you gain from an early weaning program?

Early weaning is a management practice that can help improve the health and productivity of calves and lambs. There is a common misconception that early…

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Pre-calving and pre-lambing nutrition for ewes and cows

Condition score of livestock is the number one driver of profit. Many factors can affect what condition score ewes or cows are currently in, such…

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Winter weight management for young livestock

The management of weaners, particularly ewe and heifer weaners, is often neglected in dry seasons, having profound implications on future reproductive performance. Leading into winter,…

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Let’s Talk Pasture Manipulation

Balancing weed control, sheep feed availability and timing is a tricky job. Unpredictable seasonal rainfall has highlighted the importance of getting on top of weedy…

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Elders agronomists enlist tech tools to go the extra mile

Twenty-three-year-old Harry Brown began his career as an agronomist at Elders Mildura seven months ago and despite the challenges of extremely low rainfall and tough…

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Copper injection set to improve health of sheep

Livestock benefit significantly from supplementation of trace minerals during critical times such as before joining, after transport, and at weaning, due to increased demands of…

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Plan Ahead This End of Financial Year

As the end of financial year approaches, potential tax deduction opportunities abound for Australian farmers. Such opportunities generate benefits that extend way beyond the tax…

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Don’t sit on the fence this end of financial year

The benefits of sound and effective fencing go well beyond containment of livestock. A good fencing system also protects valuable pastures and crops from feral…

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Dry sowing canola

A dry, rainless April has left many with no choice but to dry sow in order to have all crops sown on time. This has…

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Weed control the most important spray operation in relation to yield outcomes

Andrew (Jack) Daniel, Elders Technical Services Manager in Warracknabeal, began using FMC Hammer when it was commercially available in early 2000. After trialing the product,…

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