FUTURE DROUGHT FUND

The Federal Government is calling for submissions in response to the release of the $3.9b Future Drought Fund, to support drought resilience measures that benefit all Australians. The proposed, high-level framework will guide funding decisions for the projects and activities. To view the plan and make an online submission, click here Submit your feedback online […]

Applications Sought for NEW EP Board

Call for Applications for Board Membership of Agricultural Innovation & Research Eyre Peninsula Inc. Creating a single entity for farmer driven applied research, local validation and extension of agricultural technologies and innovations on the Eyre Peninsula. The joint committee for the amalgamation of the Eyre Peninsula Agricultural Research Foundation (EPARF) and the Lower Eyre Agricultural Development […]

EP Farming Systems Summary 2018 out now!

The twentieth Eyre Peninsula Farming Systems Summary is now available. This summary of research results from 2018 is proudly supported by the South Australian Grains Industry Trust (SAGIT), the Grains Research & Development Corporation (GRDC) through the Eyre Peninsula Farming Systems projects and by Primary Industries and Regions SA.  We would like to thank SAGIT, […]

EP Stubbles Extravaganza a success!

Naomi Scholz, SARDI Livestock and Farming Systems, Minnipa Agricultural Centre hosted the Eyre Peninsula ‘Stubbles Extravaganza’ forum for researchers and advisors on 9 November 2017 in Port Lincoln on behalf of EPARF and LEADA, as part of the GRDC funded project ‘Maintaining profitability in retained stubble systems’. Speakers: Naomi Scholz (GRDC Stubble Initiative), Rick Llewellyn […]

EP Farming Systems Summary 2016 out now!!

  The Eyre Peninsula Farming Systems Summary 2016 provides the results of RD&E undertaken on Eyre Peninsula, or related work applicable to EP farmers from elsewhere in Australia. Produced by the SARDI Minnipa Agricultural Centre team, the EP Farming Systems Summary 2016 is a valuable reference for farmers, advisors and researchers on broad acre agriculture, […]