Agronomy - Elders Rural Services

Elders partner with SWAN Systems to deliver all-in-one monitoring

As irrigation becomes front of mind for in many parts of the country, it’s a timely reminder of the importance of technology for managing soil…

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Elders Advisor wins top agriculture productivity award

Elders Albury senior agronomist Chris (Desi) Toohey, has taken out a top agriculture award from Syngenta Australia for his extensive work in tackling herbicide resistance. The Syngenta Growth Awards recognises…


Elders decommissions apps

As technology evolves, so do the needs of our farming customers. Elders’ priority is to provide solutions and agricultural advice that drives productivity and profitability…

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Elders and SWAN partner to deliver data-driven results

Elders has announced a partnership with SWAN Systems, a state-of-the-art, web based, water and nutrient management platform designed to help farmers better manage their resources.…

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October, Peanuts, Paddock

Elders invests in the future with 2020 Graduate Agronomy Program

Elders has commenced its 2020 Graduate Agronomy Program, welcoming Claire Patterson, Georgia Rodgers, Lisa Gillogly and Riley Curnow to the famous pink shirt fold. Run…

Agronomy, Careers, Corporate, Tech Services

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…

Farm Supplies, Latest News, Tech Services

Embracing change, investing in human capital and agri-innovation

The only constant in agriculture is change. It’s a mantra that encapsulates both the challenges and opportunities that face Australian grain growers. Growers face change…

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Elders expands investment in Australia’s next-gen agronomists

The Graduate Agronomy Program, run by Elders’ flagship research and development arm, Thomas Elder Institute (TEI) has strengthened its commitment to Australia’s budding agros, increasing…

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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…

Farm Supplies, Tech Services

Supercharging agri-growth with Australia’s best and brightest

This week, Elders announced the expansion of our technical services offering to include a brand new commercial advisory business – Thomas Elder Consulting (TEC) –…

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Bright future beckons for Elders agronomy recruits

A fulfilling career in agriculture beckons for two of Australia’s best and brightest young agronomists who have just entered into the Elders Graduate Agronomy Program.…

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