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Media: The Stock Journal – Farm improvement creates opportunity

By Lucy Damin | June 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: The Stock Journal – Farm improvement creates opportunity

Running into issues with limestone on his farm created an opportunity for Yorke Peninsula farmer Brenton McRae. By removing the hard sheet limestone and then restoring the top soil back on top, he not only improved his soil quality but also created a new market. The limestone is used for PM2 material, which is utilised […]

Media: West Coast Sentinel – Big grain prizes up for grabs

By Lucy Damin | June 28, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: West Coast Sentinel – Big grain prizes up for grabs

The Royal Adelaide Show’s grains and fodder judging is the biggest competition of its type in Australia and this year the prize pool is larger than ever before. As well as the usual judging of the various grain and hay types, this year two new awards aimed at promoting innovation have been added. The Nufarm National […]

Media: The Advertiser – Grit and resilience the key to success for EY finalists

By Lucy Damin | June 22, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: The Advertiser – Grit and resilience the key to success for EY finalists

Business leaders in the state’s agriculture, manufacturing, wine, tourism and property sectors are among the finalists in this year’s EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards. With a combined annual revenue of more than $330 million and employing a total of almost 1500 employees, this year’s finalists are in hiring mode, with many expecting to increase […]

Top recognition for SA agricultural innovator

By Lucy Damin | June 22, 2018 | Comments Off on Top recognition for SA agricultural innovator

South Australian agricultural innovator Rob Damin has been named a Regional Finalist in the 2018 EY Entrepreneur of the Year awards. Rob was recognised for guiding his company – Pasture Genetics – from a small three-person operation into the largest fully independent and Australian owned forage seed company in just two decades. Pasture Genetics develops […]

Media: Port Lincoln Times – Big grain prizes up for grabs

By Lucy Damin | June 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: Port Lincoln Times – Big grain prizes up for grabs

The Royal Adelaide Show’s grains and fodder judging is the biggest competition of its type in Australia and this year the prize pool is larger than ever before. As well as the usual judging of the various grain and hay types, this year two new awards aimed at promoting innovation have been added. The Nufarm National […]

Media: Stock Journal – Huge grain prizes up for grabs

By Lucy Damin | June 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: Stock Journal – Huge grain prizes up for grabs

The Royal Adelaide Show’s grains and fodder judging is the biggest competition of its type in Australia and this year the prize pool is larger than ever before. As well as the usual judging of the various grain and hay types, this year two new awards aimed at promoting innovation have been added. The Nufarm National […]

Media: Naracoorte Herald – Larger prize pool for show awards

By Lucy Damin | June 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: Naracoorte Herald – Larger prize pool for show awards

The Royal Adelaide Show’s grains and fodder judging is the biggest competition of its type in Australia and this year the prize pool is larger than ever before. As well as the usual judging of the various grain and hay types, this year two new awards aimed at promoting innovation have been added. The Nufarm National […]

Media: Eyre Peninsula Tribune – Big grain prizes up for grabs

By Lucy Damin | June 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: Eyre Peninsula Tribune – Big grain prizes up for grabs

The Royal Adelaide Show’s grains and fodder judging is the biggest competition of its type in Australia and this year the prize pool is larger than ever before. As well as the usual judging of the various grain and hay types, this year two new awards aimed at promoting innovation have been added. The Nufarm National […]

Pasture Genetics opens their door to the world

By Lucy Damin | June 13, 2018 | Comments Off on Pasture Genetics opens their door to the world

From June 3 – 6, Pasture Genetics attended the Annual International Seed Federation World Seed Congress (ISF WSC). Attendees General Manager Rob Damin and International Business Manager Sean Coffey said the ISF WSC was an excellent opportunity to meet with other seed companies operating in the global market. Pasture Genetics were able to discuss ongoing business […]

Media: Seedstock Central – National fodder innovation award launched

By Lucy Damin | June 6, 2018 | Comments Off on Media: Seedstock Central – National fodder innovation award launched

A new award to recognise innovation in farming practices will be up for grabs at this year’s Royal Adelaide Show – the first time in the Show’s 178-year history. The Pasture Genetics National Fodder Innovation Award aims to recognise Australian growers who have redeveloped their farming practices to adapt to change, increase production and/or demonstrate […]