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Innovator’s workshop: for young agri-professionals

December 14, 2017@9:00 am - 5:30 pm


Innovator’s Workshop: for young Agri-professionals

Rice Extension invite young growers, farm workers, agronomists, bankers & other agri-professionals to the 6th Innovator’s Workshop.

Rice Extension’s Innovator’s workshop series is designed to improve skills & knowledge of irrigation farming systems through farm visits & interactive presentations from leading growers & industry advisors.

The free information & networking event features:

Farm walks with growers in Bilbul area near Griffith:

– Growing rice after cotton: management tips
– Delaying permanent water: why do it & how is it managed?
– Clever Rice farming: growing Doongara for best yields
– Precision spreading: calibration & section control with Russell Nichol

Nutrients & ameliorants: why apply sulphur, potassium, lime, gypsum, phosphorus or zinc Jim Laycock, Incitec Pivot

Value adding to the rice pool: SunRice products

Everything you need to know about panicle initiation

RSVP by Monday 11th Dec.

For more information contact Leah Garnett, Rice Extension on 0455 558 035 or at


December 14, 2017
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Murrumbidgee Irrigation Ltd
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Hanwood, NSW 2680 Australia
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