Farm Supplies - Elders Rural Services

Make tax time work for the farm with 4.2% prepayment rewards

Farmers have found a way to bring farm expenses forward ahead of June 30 and earn 4.2 per cent on those funds, while keeping their…

Farm Supplies, Financial Services

Start the season with a clean, clear boom sprayer

Urging farmers to prepare for the cropping season with a thorough decontamination of boom sprayers, AgNova says just one residue breach is all it could…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Seasons


New Gallagher S12 Lithium Solar Fence Energizer aids in pasture renovation

A compact, light and fast-charging fence energiser from Gallagher will make it easier to protect new pastures this season. “Autumn is the perfect time for…

Farm Supplies, Seasons


A little pre-tax planning brings big rewards

The end of financial year is fast approaching. For most Australian farmers, the year has been a good one, with cattle, sheep, wool and many…

Farm Supplies, Financial Services


New seed varieties offer great potential

Darren Pech, Senior Agronomist at Elders Jamestown, SA talks about some promising new seed varieties that have been released this year. New barley varieties Although…

Agronomy, Cropping, Farm Supplies


Managing mice coming up to planting

Overrun with mice? Elders agronomist Emily Young has some simple tips for growers as they plant winter crops with high mice populations. Monitor paddocks Check…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Latest News

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

Now is an important time for breeders to carefully manage nutrition to to ensure less difficulties with lambing/calving, lower mortality rates, and ultimately higher marking…

Animal Health, Cattle, Farm Supplies, Latest News, Sheep

Farmer sends sheep into Alestar accredited malt barley and still gets a harvest

Alestar barley was given full Malt status just a few weeks ago and Murray Bridge mixed farmer Andrew Willis says he believes it may also…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Sheep


Brand new classes of pre-emergents overcome resistance

Pre-emergent herbicides are on the menu for croppers right now and the good news is that there’s a suite of new chemistry available this season,…

Agronomy, Cropping, Farm Supplies

Managing cows and ewes during pregnancy

Has there ever been a better time to have breeding stock? Not in my lifetime. Both the cattle herd and sheep flock are in rebuilding…

Animal Health, Cattle, Farm Supplies, Sheep


All Clear DS – save your farmer unwanted damage

The wet conditions in the first half of summer means there may be fallow spraying over the next month or two. Get ready for autumn…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Seasons

Overwatch® Herbicide

Overwatch® Herbicide from Agricultural Sciences Company FMC is a pre-emergent herbicide option for the control of Annual ryegrass and control and suppression of a wide range of other grass and broadleaf weeds…

Cropping, Farm Supplies, Seasons