Case Studies

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East meets West

Mid Lachlan Landcare offers Regenerative Agricultural Education Tours to urban students of all ages connecting people to sustainable food and fiber production and strengthening links between city and country.

Regenerative Agriculture Education Sustainable Agriculture Salinity

Compost Demonstration

A compost demonstration on a local Central Coast avocado farm

Horticulture Soils Regenerative Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture Workshops

Getting through the Dry

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

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

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

Horticulture Pest control Workshops Sustainable Agriculture Education

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

Horticulture Small Farms Regenerative Agriculture Education 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.

Weed control Biodiversity Tablelands Community Sustainable Agriculture Education Local Government

The Great Lakes Food Trail

Connecting local ethical producers with the community

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

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.

Sustainable Agriculture Livestock Workshops Community Biosecurity Resources

Supporting Groups to achieve their goals

Western Slopes & Plains Group Health Cropping Resources Planning Sustainable Agriculture

Healthy Landscapes - Healthy Food

2017 Western Landcare Forum

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

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.

Soils Education Livestock Community Sustainable Agriculture

Healthy Minds, Healthy Environments

Green Day: Engaging students with the environment and their community

Western Slopes & Plains Youth engagement Education Sustainable Agriculture

Corridor Links and Carbon Sinks

Biodiversity for Carbon and Corridors (B4CC)

Weed control Biodiversity Coastal Plains & Ranges Revegetation / Planting Sustainable Agriculture Education

Growing the Growers

Growing the Braidwood Garlic Growers

Horticulture Sustainable Agriculture Coastal Plains & Ranges Group formation Community Education

More Than Just Erosion Control

Erosion Control is just the beginning of rehydrating the landscape.

Western Slopes & Plains Soils Regenerative Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture Erosion