EPARF Member Day 2016

Over 140 attended the Sandy Soils workshop held at Minnipa Ag Centre, with guest speakers Dr Stephen Davies (DAFWA), Dr Rick Llewellyn (CSIRO), Chris McDonough (Insight Extension for Ag), David Davenport and Brett Masters (Rural Solutions SA) and local EP farmers Ben Pope and Hayden Whitwell. EPARF Chairperson Simon Guerin opened the day with Andy […]

Drone/UAV workshop

This workshop held at Minnipa Ag Centre was delivered by Leighton Pearce, Growing Solutions. Information presented was types of UAV’s available, laws governing their use and their application in agriculture. The event finished with a demonstration and participants having a go at flying a UAV! Very informative day, enjoyed by all attending.  

EPARF Member Day 2015

The annual member day focused on Innovation and Technology, providing EPARF members with new practical tools and management opportunities available for their farming business. The program consisted of whole group presentations on engineering, weed sensing, mapping, climate forecasting, protein sensors and unmanned aerial vehicles. Small group sessions were presented on water leak detection units, soil […]