Trials will assess technology to reduce nutrient loss and improve water quality in local waterways and estuaries.
A NSW farm undertaking an eight-year plan to reduce the use of synthetic fertilisers will feature during an on-farm tour as part of the 2019 Dairy Research Foundation Symposium to be held at Bega, NSW, July 10-11.
Rice straw is being utilised as a feed source for livestock producers as hay supplies continue to tighten across the country.
Landholders can now access a closer bird's eye view of weekly pasture growth on their property, to aid livestock feed budgeting and land management decisions.
South-west Victorian dairy farmers Zoey and Andrew Vogels say a new dairy shelter on their farm has cut feed wastage and improved animal health.
A south-west dairy farm is trialling revegetation, carbon-sequestering and energy reduction strategies.
Dairy farmers can use a simple report to monitor their feed margin twice a month to ensure their business is on track to generate a profit at the end of the season.
Gippsland dairy farmer Han van Wees uses feed budgeting to plan what he needs - giving him confidence heading into winter and spring.