Sheep Technology Group

The Sheep Technology Group aims to: Explore and share experiences and knowledge on ways that precision livestock management technologies can be used in red meat and wool production. Learn from experts on how technologies could assist you to improve productivity, efficiency and profitability in your business. Support sheep producer members…

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Vetch on Saline and Sodic soils trial

Vetch agronomy trials on challenging soils in the Broughton region Funding Body: UNFS Project Duration: 2019 – 2020 Vetch pre emergent trial Vetch variety trial and barley establishment trial

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Weather Station Network

Implementation of 16 weather stations across the Upper North Farming Region of SA Funding Body: SAFECOM Project Duration: 2019 – ongoing.

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Micronutrients in the Upper North trial

Increasing the knowledge and understanding of micronutrient deficiency in the UN Funding Body: SAGIT Project Duration: 2017 – 2020 Micronutrient Trial – Wheat @ Baroota Micronutrient Trial – Lentils @ Baroota Micronutrient Trial – Wheat @ Pekina

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Barley Time of Sowing Trial

Barley on yield with early, mid and late time of sowing. Cereal Alternatives to oats for hay production in UN Frost/Heat stress effects Funding Body: SAGIT Project Duration: 2019 – 2022

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Fodder Crop trial

Cereal Alternatives to oats for hay production in UN Frost/Heat stress effects Funding Body: BALCO Project Duration: 2019 – 2022

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Pulse Check Group

Southern Pulse Extension Project Funding Body: GRDC Project Duration: 2017 – 2020 Warnertown SARDI Trial site The Whim Road, Nurom SA 5523

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