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“The Cutting Edge” Spring 2011

Santfa TCE Spring 11 ‘Fourth pillar’ proposed for conservation agriculture Santfa TCE Spring 11 Cells, crops and cover at Wanilla Santfa TCE Spring 11 Chaff cart benefits improving management options Santfa TCE Spring 11 Conservation Agriculture in action Santfa TCE Spring 11 Consultant on SANTFA board Santfa TCE Spring...

GrainGrowers Ltd

GrainGrowers is Australia’s only national, independent, member-based, financially sustainable, technically resourced, grain producer organisation. We’re working to make a more efficient, sustainable and profitable grains industry for all Australian grain producers. We achieve this by having a strong policies and submissions process which is underpinned by our National Policy...

Report on Rural and Urban Case Studies Freeling and Gawler

Surveys were conducted at the commencement of the Community FarmlinkX project in July-August 2006, with respondents reinterviewed in July-August 2008 to identify changes in attitudes and adoption. Structured interviews were conducted in which researchers met with respondents in their homes....

Syndicating Seeding Equipment

Syndication of machinery between several farming businesses is a way of increasing affordability and access to modern no-till equipment whilst reducing the risk of over capitalisation...

Managing Relationships With Non-Farming Neighbours

Increasing urban development and an influx of lifestyle property residents in the Northern Adelaide fringes poses some new challenges for broadacre farmers in the region. A key challenge is managing relationships with nonfarming neighbours....

John Deere Limited

Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) is a world leader in providing advanced products and services and is committed to the success of customers whose work is linked to the land – those who cultivate, harvest, transform, enrich and build upon the land to meet the world’s dramatically increasing need...

Manutec

Manutec is a broadbased manufacturing and distribution company based in Adelaide, South Australia.  The Manutec agricultural components division supplies specialised direct drill and zero till components to Farmers, Agricultural Dealers and OEMs. Manutec components can be used to convert or refurbish air seeders, drills, combines or disc planters. For...

Glencore Grain/Viterra

Glencore Grain has been operating in Australia for more than 10 years and is one of the largest buyers of wheat, barley, oilseeds and pulses direct from Australian growers. In southern Australia, our wholly owned subsidiary, Viterra, provides a storage and handling network spanning key growing regions. This well...

Massive Future for No-Till

Robert Peiretti talked about the future of no-till at the VicNoTill 2012 conference. ...

YouTube

SANTFA now has a range of videos on YouTube - check it out!...