GRDC makes travel awards available twice a year for farmers wishing to expand their knowledge to the direct benefit of the Australian grains industry. On this program we hear from farm consultant Sam Trengove, who along with 30 farmers, toured the grain growing areas of North America as recipients of a GRDC travel award.
Frustrated by poor yields on water-repellent sands, Binnu grain grower Damian Harris turned to spading as a means of improving crop establishment and productivity
Subsoil phosphorus deficiencies identified in long-term research across the northern grain-growing region have spurred a new approach to fertiliser application for the Black family at Brookstead in south-east Queensland.
GRDC's new Chairman, Richard Clark, takes up his new role this week. On this program we find out about his plans for the near future and also what motivated him to take on this challenging job.