Seed - Elders Rural Services
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A forage barley variety to fill feed gaps

S&W Seed Company’s Kraken forage barley is an early maturing forage barley variety that displays excellent growth during the winter months. Suited to most grazing…

Cropping, Seasons

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Manta Italian ryegrass is ready to grow

Thanks to new genetics, Manta Italian ryegrass is available in 2022 to give farmers a step up in pasture production. Hamish Best, Product Development Manager…

Cropping, Seasons

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Add value to perennial pastures with nitrogen fixed from legumes

Legumes have always been a valuable addition to perennial pastures. Considering nitrogen prices have skyrocketed over the past 12 months, this is now true more…

Cropping, Seasons

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Q31 lucerne, for superior chaff

Q31 lucerne, from S&W Seed Company, has proved to be a superior option for chaff producer Danny McShane, of Bagdad, north of Hobart, Tasmania. For…

Cropping, Seasons

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Liberty grain sorghum brings satisfying results in the south

I’m a beef producer, not a crop irrigator. Such is the sentiment of beef producer Andy Watson, that any crops he does grow to feed…

Animal Health, Seasons

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The King Kong of tropical grasses: Mekong Briz

Mekong Briz™(antha brachiaria) is a highly productive, long term pasture option for central, coastal and northern Queensland. It provides growers with weed suppression, outstanding dry…

Cropping, Seasons

Millie Moore territory manager, inspecting the new S&W Overland production seed paddock at Ivan Schulz farm in Bordertown SA.

With S&W forage cereals, the winter feed gap is filled

Forage cereals play a major role in filling the ‘winter feed gap’ when the growth of summer pasture slows in the north, during the cooler…

Animal Health, Seasons

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Ecotain® boosts lambing percentages

Just weeks into its first winter, a new forage herb product is already showing its potential for improving lambing percentages and productivity, as well as…

Animal Health, Farm Supplies

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Increase your liveweight production per hectare with Pallaton Raphno®

Pallaton provides feed when farmers need it most by bridging the summer/autumn feed gap for beef, sheep, and dairy. Pallaton is a raphanobrassica, a hybrid…

Cropping, Seasons

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Spring sowing – forage brassicas

A growing number of producers are taking advantage of forage brassicas to fill seasonal feed gaps and provide a high-quality, economical feed option for their…

Animal Health, Seasons

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Get to know your lucerne breeder

S&W’s global lucerne-breeding program is heavily focused on producing high forage and seed yielding varieties, with high resistance across the pest and disease profiles. The…

Agronomy

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Managing winter cereal crops for maximum performance

With most regions of Australia experiencing good seasonal conditions heading into winter, management of autumn-sown forage and dual-purpose cereal grazing crops to fill winter feed…

Cropping, Seasons