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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...
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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...
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Harvest finished

Another season is over. We finished the chickpeas with similar yields to fababeans. Overall, disappointing results, but we are in the middle of a...
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Fababean Harvest

Harvesting a light crop of fababeans continues with disappointing results after a very dry growing season. Yields to date at 0.5 ton/ha mean we...
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September Crop Update

18mm of rain last week has helped the chickpeas. But its all too late for the fababeans. They are turning black very quickly as...
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August Crop Update

Its been a tough season to date and getting tougher as temperatures rise and no rainfall recorded during August. Moisture stressed crops were also...
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Morvenvale AWS

Weather just went “local” with the addition of an OzForecast Automatic Weather Station on Morvenvale. It will give the best possible information needed to...
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July Crop Update

We’ve had a good on start on drying conditions since planting. About 20mm of rain over the last month from three falls just keeps...
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Granulated Inoculant

A seedbox upgrade this season has improved efficiencies during the planting operation of chickpeas and fababeans.  Trading the old Gason 1890 for the new...
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Magic Beans

Its been around 3 weeks since planting these fababeans. Some rows were a bit slower coming out of the ground than others due to...