Case Studies

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Compost Demonstration

A compost demonstration on a local Central Coast avocado farm

NEW Horticulture workshop Landcare regenerative agriculture Sustainable Agriculture Soil Management

Getting through the Dry

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

Climate Cropping Grazing Livestock Sustainable Agriculture Planning Soils Weed control Workshops Western Slopes & Plains

Farmers learn the latest about fruit fly management

Central Coast horticulturalists gathered to attended a workshop to learn latest sustainable practices for managing fruit fly

Workshops Education Landcare Horticulture Pest control Sustainable Agriculture Fruit Fly

Manning-Great Lakes Sheep and Goat Group

Bringing landholders together to build sustainable small ruminant production skills

Group formation Small Farms Biosecurity Sustainable Agriculture

Euston Landcare Group Rehabilitation

Local Landcare Coordinator restarts the old Euston Landcare Group

Group formation Sustainable Agriculture

Operating a small-scale organic market garden

Growers learn about running a small-scale organic market garden

Education Small Farms Horticulture Regenerative Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture

Persistent Perennial Pastures and Acid Soil Action Project

Helping the Landcare community to effectively participate in natural resource management activities that address critical agricultural sustainability and environmental issues

Sustainable Agriculture

Landcare at the Farming Together Forum

Western Landcare Coordinator attended the Farming Together Forum in Adelaide to learn about regional marketing and sustainable agricultural promotion.

Sustainable Agriculture

Taking local action on weeds

In 2016 GLENRAC formed a new sub-committee to the Committee of Management. The purpose of the sub-committee was to provide input into the draft Regional Weeds Plan but the results of the sub-committee have delivered much more.

Biodiversity Community Education Local Government Weed control Sustainable Agriculture Tablelands

The Great Lakes Food Trail

Connecting local ethical producers with the community

Coastal Plains & Ranges Sustainable Agriculture Education Community Communication tools Tourism - ECO & AGRI

Farm Biosecurity for Glen Innes producers

GLENRAC has hosted an evening information event on 26th September 2017 to connect livestock producers with information on farm biosecurity planning. The event attracted 156 participants.

Biosecurity Community Livestock Resources Sustainable Agriculture Workshops

Supporting Groups to achieve their goals

Western Slopes & Plains Group Health Cropping Resources Planning Sustainable Agriculture

Healthy Landscapes - Healthy Food

2017 Western Landcare Forum

Sustainable Agriculture Education Grazing Livestock Rangelands Resources for volunteers Western Slopes & Plains Workshops

Keeping it Local

The obstacles to eating local in Western NSW

Livestock Grazing Rangelands Sustainable Agriculture

2017 Glen Innes Pasture Update

GLENRAC worked in collaboration with 7 partner organisations to host a Pasture Update on the 22nd March 2017. The event attracted 127 participants.

Community Education Livestock Sustainable Agriculture Soils

Slow the Flow

Reducing erosion in Kyeamba Creek

Western Slopes & Plains Erosion Sustainable Agriculture Education

Bre Big Fish

Brewarinna Fishing Club Annual Carp Muster

Western Slopes & Plains Pest control Threatened entities Water quality Waterways (streams and rivers aka riparian) Sustainable Agriculture

Seed Spotting in the Glen Innes District

The aim of this project is to provide land managers with training to improve planning, implementation and on ground outcomes of revegetation projects on private land in the GLENRAC area.

Tablelands Revegetation / Planting Education Workshops Biodiversity Sustainable Agriculture

Showcasing Organic Beef and Pork farming in the Clarence

Community awareness and education about sustainable agriculture including two field days, a workshop, two fact sheets and on ground work.

Coastal Plains & Ranges Sustainable Agriculture Soils Education Workshops

The Truth About Trees

Restoring connectivity and improving biodiversity and productivity in the Yass area.

Western Slopes & Plains Biodiversity Grazing Sustainable Agriculture Education Workshops