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Time to Pick

It seems a long time we’ve watched this crop grow – about six months since planting, and now its time to get it off....
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Harvest almost here

The weather has continued dry, but the cotton has finished well with help from moisture deep in the profile. We’ve been waiting for late...
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Field Walk

The Morvenvale dryland cotton field walk was well attended, with great interest from local farmers looking to expand crop options when the next season...
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February Cotton Update

February has been dry (no rain recorded) and warm (14 days @ >35-42*C). The Morvenvale dryland cotton is mostly cutting out with flowers to...
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Cottons Good

The January rain has pushed the crop along in a big way. We had to pix most of the Morvenvale cotton to stop it...
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Cotton Update

Amazing January rainfall of 150 to 200mm across the farms, has boosted our developing dryland cotton crop. Its just like an irrigation, as the...
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December Crop Update

The cotton is moving ahead. We started planting a month ago today, so its good to look down a row and see a green...
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Cotton’s up

The planting job was a success, with cotton springing out of the ground after just 3 or 4 days. Aiming for 10 seeds per...
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Cotton Planting

With up to 100mm rain recorded on the farms during first week of November, the opportunity arose to plant a summer crop. First time...
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Harvest?

Not really a harvest. More like an exercise in getting our planting seed back for next season. Results were disappointing. Both wheat and chickpeas...