Displaying items by tag: Foundation for Arable Research

A farm with five or fewer staff and observing social distancing among workers need not register as an essential business.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 January 2020 13:22

FAR researcher of the year

The Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) says it has named one of its own as their 2019 Researcher of the Year.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 27 November 2019 09:55

N strips show farmers the way

A simple DIY test for farmers is a cost-effective way to manage nitrogen levels in soil, a three-year project has shown.

Published in General News
Saturday, 03 August 2019 07:55

Regenerative system spins farmer’s wheels

Leeston cropping farmer Simon Osborne likes to point out that all life is a symbiosis.

Published in Management
Monday, 11 February 2019 12:58

‘Spray and walk away’ atttitude must change

The first step in tackling herbicide resistance in arable farming is admitting you have a problem, says Australian specialist Dr Peter Boutsalis.

Published in Management
Thursday, 06 September 2018 11:40

Biological products offer answers

Farmers and growers need to look hard at the opportunities and benefits biological products and pesticides could bring to their businesses.

Published in General News
Friday, 21 July 2017 11:44

Cropping farmers go to polls

Cropping farmers go the polls in the next few weeks to determine the future of their levy-funded research organisation, Foundation for Arable Research.

Published in General News
Thursday, 20 July 2017 12:55

Challenges ahead for arable

Big changes are coming in world food supply, says Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) chairman David Birkett.

Published in Management
Thursday, 13 July 2017 08:55

Arable set to lead food supply change

Big changes loom in world food supply, says Foundation for Arable Research chairman David Birkett.

Published in General News
Friday, 22 July 2016 12:25

Arable industry graduate programme

Calling all graduates with an interest in the arable industry.

Published in General News
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