Case Studies

28 case studies found

Fodder Factory Keeping Lambs Fed in Drought

EVAN FRANKHAM has got plenty of lush, nutritious feed on his Suntop farm to keep 500 breeding ewes in full production, but this fodder isn’t being grazed from his bare brown paddocks – it’s being produced from barley seed that’s sprouted in a purpose-made shed called a fodder factory

Grazing Livestock

Farming Smarter in Dry times

How do you get the best out of your farm in dry times?

Education Grazing Livestock Weed control Workshops

Sharing ideers and resources to prevent another feral invasion

Preventing the establishment of feral deer on the Northern Rivers

Biodiversity Livestock MEPAAW Pest control Planning Monitoring Native Vegetation Water quality Grazing Public Lands and Reserves

Battery Project

A two year project to raise awareness for people to safely discard old batteries lying around on rural properties and also in urban areas.

EDITOR'S PICK Grazing Community Livestock

Grazing Group

Making hard decisions with the support of your peers

Community Grazing

Fireweed and turf farming in the Hawkesbury lowlands

Various activities were carried out in an attempt to engage neighbours of Turf farms to better manage their Fireweed. Green cestrum and other toxic weeds were also included in the weed education, as a range of weeds that impose a threat to any farm operation in the area.

Pest control Livestock Community Grazing Cropping Education Landcare Local Government

Whole Farm Planning including Habitat Restoration

Working with multiple providers for onground outcomes

Biodiversity Habitat Riparian Planning Erosion Control Grazing

Kangaroo Management in SE NSW

Improving animal welfare, landscape resilience and reducing wastage

Climate Biodiversity Livestock Grazing

Healthy Creeks and Healthy Cattle

Excluding stock access, alleviating stream bank erosion, regenerating native riparian vegetation and fish habitat to Back and Boundary Creek’s in the Upper Richmond River catchment.

Riparian Erosion Control Grazing Livestock

Upper Lachlan Landcare Grazing Group

Supporting graziers in Upper Lachlan to connect, grow and explore.

Grazing

Bulahdelah and Great Lakes Keyline Project

Sharing tools, knowledge and skills for soil regeneration

Soils Erosion Control Grazing

Working the Dogs at Anabranch

Lower Anabranch Farming Innovation Working Dog School

Grazing Community

Sub-clover Symbiosis

Is your clover in a happy relationship with Rhizobia?

Climate Grazing

Getting through the Dry

Planning for how to survive the predicted continue dry times in the area

Weed control Climate Livestock Workshops Soils Planning Cropping Grazing

Dog House Training Clinic

Responding to the need for Dog Training in the area

Grazing

NSW Landcare Award Nomination

David Marsh from “Allendale” Boorowa took out the Australian Government Individual Landcarer Award at the NSW Landcare conference held in Albury in October 2017.

Biodiversity Education Grazing Community

Healthy Landscapes - Healthy Food

2017 Western Landcare Forum

Livestock Workshops Soils Rangelands Education Grazing Resources

Keeping it Local

The obstacles to eating local in Western NSW

Soils Livestock Rangelands Grazing

Grazing for Growth in the Upper Lachlan

Landholders sharing knowledge and support around managing their grazing production systems.

Soils Workshops Grazing Community

Eliminating Green Cestrum

Using a coordinated approach to eliminate Green Cestrum along the Horton River and to prevent its further spread downstream

Weed control Biodiversity Grazing Planning