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Field and Forage Crops

These crops are generally for grain or seed production for either livestock or human consumption.

The end markets range from small local or national to international exports with stringent quality requirements. There are also significant opportunities for servicing local import replacement markets.


Production of quality silage

A number of steps in the making of silage can make a big difference to the quality of the end product.
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Common White Snail in Tasmania

Latest developments and information on the White Snail outbreak that has been reported on Tasmanian properties.

Grains Research & Development Corporation

The Grains Research & Development Corporation is one of the world's leading grains research organisations, responsible for planning, investing and overseeing research and development, delivering improvements in production, sustainability and profitability across the Australian grains industry.

Lucerne Australia

Information on growing lucerne and the industry.

Managing Wildlife Browsing and Grazing Losses in Tasmania

Information on how to determine and implement an effective wildlife management strategy, and outlines the wildlife control methods available, including wallaby fencing.

Precision Agriculture (GRDC)

Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) information on the adoption of precison agriculture in Australian cropping.

Producing Industrial Hemp in Tasmania

Hemp is the fibre that is produced from plants of the cannabis genus. This paper seeks to present an understanding of the legislation governing industrial hemp production in Tasmania.