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August Update

The crops continue moving forward, with good growing conditions over the last month. A warm week in mid July, it felt like spring had...
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Managing cotton stubble

Breaking down the cotton stubble has been a big job. Slashing took care of the plant above ground followed by deep chisel ploughing to...
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Crop Update

Winter crops are developing well after a wet June and July. Chickpeas and wheat were sown within the optimum planting window. Given the full...
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Cotton Wrap Up

Our first cotton crop has been a success, but it wasn’t without challenges. November saw the new crop establish well, until sandblasting took around...
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Winter Crop Plant

We are planting chickpeas into deep moisture at the moment to try and take advantage of historically high prices. Its a bit dry on...
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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...