Upper North Farming Systems

Upper North Farming Systems is a dynamic group of local farmers, advisers and researchers who are committed to maximising the profitability of farm businesses, by testing and adopting robust and sustainable farming practices across the Upper North farming districts of South Australia.

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Years: 2011 to 2014
65 published trials
17 uploaded trial reports
21 trial sites
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Landholders are increasingly utilising unviable cropping areas for grazing, through the planting of fodder shrubsystems. Akey component of fodder shrub systems is the inter-row, which makes up two-thirds tothree-quarters of the feed intake of livestock grazing these systems.Through the establishment of productive and nutritious inter-row pasture… read more

Crop type: Mixed species 1 trial Grazing Regime
Jamestown, SA
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The purpose of the trial was to compare growth rates and dry matter production of alternative pastures with traditional medic pastures

Crop type: Mixed species 1 trial Grazing Timing
Morchard, SA
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