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Stock Journal: Export opportunity key for development

By Lucy Damin | November 2, 2017 | Comments Off on Stock Journal: Export opportunity key for development

SA’s innovative exporters have been recognised for their efforts at the Business SA Export Awards. Held on Thursday last week in Adelaide, the awards recognised Lonsdale-based air conditioning manufacturer Seeley International as the SA Exporter of the Year. Thomas Foods International received the excellence in exporting award, while Pasture Genetics took out the agribusiness award […]

The Advertiser: Sowing the seeds of success

By Lucy Damin | October 31, 2017 | Comments Off on The Advertiser: Sowing the seeds of success

THE development of new premium trademarked products has transformed Pasture Genetics from a husband and wife operation to one of the country’s largest producers and distributors of forage and pasture seeds. From three warehouses across Adelaide’s north, the award-winning company supplies its range of common and proprietary varieties – including Lucerne, medics, clovers and legumes […] […]

The Advertiser: Business SA 2017 Export Award Winners

By Lucy Damin | October 27, 2017 | Comments Off on The Advertiser: Business SA 2017 Export Award Winners

SEELEY – Australia’s largest airconditioning manufacturer – also took out the manufacturing award last night, while other winners Pasture Genetics in the agribusiness category and Mollydooker Wines in the regional exporter category […] Read the full story here. Originally published:  Business SA 2017 Export Awards Winners GUISEPPE TAURIELLO October 27, 2017 The Advertiser  

Pasture Genetics awarded Adelaide Airport Agribusiness Award at Business SA 2017 Export Awards

By Lucy Damin | October 26, 2017 | Comments Off on Pasture Genetics awarded Adelaide Airport Agribusiness Award at Business SA 2017 Export Awards

ON Thursday, October 26, Pasture Genetics took out the Adelaide Airport Agribusiness Award at the prestigious Business SA 2017 Export Awards. The win comes after receiving a High Commendation in 2016. Now in their 55th year, the Business SA Export Awards recognise the success of local companies breaking into export markets and achieving sales and […]

The Leader: Successful Koonunga sticky beak pasture walk

By Lucy Damin | October 25, 2017 | Comments Off on The Leader: Successful Koonunga sticky beak pasture walk

THE Koonunga sticky beak pasture walk was held on September 20 with Anthony Ellis, Farmer Johns and Rehn Freebairn, Pasture Genetics, presenting to the final session of the Koonunga Ag Bureau’s crop walk day. In the second year of production Lucerne varieties were producing over six tonnes of dry matter per hectare. The plots which were […]

Border Chronicle: Crowds flock to Tatiara Seeds open day

By Lucy Damin | October 4, 2017 | Comments Off on Border Chronicle: Crowds flock to Tatiara Seeds open day

CLOSE to 100 people attended the second Tatiara Seeds Pasture site open day on Wednesday. A number of representatives from across the region and state were present to inform the onlookers on the importance of good pasture. Some representatives included […] Ian Freebairn from Pasture Genetics […] Brett Smedley, in charge of Seed Sales and […]

Pasture Genetics pushing the limits at forage demonstration and evaluation site in Tatura

By Lucy Damin | September 29, 2017 | Comments Off on Pasture Genetics pushing the limits at forage demonstration and evaluation site in Tatura

PASTURE GENETICS have been establishing forage demonstration and evaluation sites throughout Australia since 2005. Each site has its own purpose and outcome, ranging from single plot strip demonstration trials to fully replicated and measured yield and persistence trials. Over 300 sites of various sizes and applications have been sown in the past 12 years. This season Pasture […]

Pasture Genetics rank in South Australian Business Index 2017

By Lucy Damin | September 28, 2017 | Comments Off on Pasture Genetics rank in South Australian Business Index 2017

THE InDaily South Australian Business Index 2017 is a ranking of the state’s top 100 companies. The index, produced by Adelaide financial services firm Taylor Collison, is based on an analysis of revenue and estimated market capitalisation. Companies are considered eligible for the list if they have a South Australian head office, with an Adelaide […]

Rob Says: Spring Advisor 2017

By Rob Damin | September 25, 2017 | Comments Off on Rob Says: Spring Advisor 2017

AS we approach our spring sowing window, Pasture Genetics have compiled the Spring Advisor 2017. Spring is the season of opportunity, with the usually reliable combination of rising soil temperatures and soil moisture.  How to best harness this opportunity with spring planting for forage production, is the essence of this Advisor. Across the regions of Australia, we have seen […]

Pasture Genetics presents the Agribusiness Leaders Scholarship for Excellence

By Lucy Damin | September 5, 2017 | Comments Off on Pasture Genetics presents the Agribusiness Leaders Scholarship for Excellence

MILLICENT ‘MILLIE’ MOORE grew up in Willunga, South Australia surrounded by farming land and vineyards. Her regional upbringing kindled a passion for farming from an early age. This enthusiasm for agriculture led her to attending Urrbrae Agricultural High School from Year 8, through to Year 12. Millie enjoyed the agricultural focus of the school and spent […]