DSC_1629a

Light Harvest

The drought continues…its been another tough season. Cropping only 30% of our country this year, harvest was over in a flash, and all finished...
DSC_0892a

Wheat Update

Another extremely dry season. Planting wheat at 18kg/ha in June is unusual for our program, but planting light and late to match soil moisture,...
DSC_0927a

Fababean Update

30mm of rain mid August was very welcome on these droughty fababeans. It should be enough to carry them to harvest. They are not...
450

Next level: Are you ready?

Hang on to your seats as we check out the Rowtrac and Boss planter in action from the skies above. We’ve covered the machinery...
DSC_0934a

Drone age: Fababean Flyover

Crop inspections have become high-tech with the use of a drone to better survey the conditions from above. This video was taken a month...
DSC_0565a

Wheat Planting

Planting has never been more efficient on Morvenvale, with the move to 24 metres. We made short work of long runs last month, thanks...
DSC_0356a

Jumping Beans

These fababeans are jumping out of the ground after planting almost 3 weeks ago. Warm conditions are helping now after a cold snap during...
DSC_0280a

Planting Fababeans

Only one field available for fababeans this season after an 18 month long fallow, as the drought continues. Its still very dry across most...
DSC_0153a

All revved up

The new Boss 24 metre planter arrived last week, so all is set for a big planting. Just one thing missing – rainfall. All...
DSC_0071a

New Case Rowtrac

Latest upgrade to the machinery fleet is the new CaseIH Steiger Rowtrac 450. Ordered 12 months ago, It now sits patiently in the shed...