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Diesel efficiency measures deliver large cost savings

Diesel efficiency measures deliver large cost savings

The cost of energy can make or break a farming operation. However, at Tahlee farm Gunnedah, a focus on energy efficiency is delivering results. With the help of NSW Farmers’ Energy Team, Tahlee’s program to monitor energy consumption and undertake pump maintenance has identified diesel fuel cost savings of 33% per ML.
AgInnovators, Published 12th Nov 2014
Leaky weirs, goats and fencing make the Maslin farm profitable

Leaky weirs, goats and fencing make the Maslin farm profitable

Investing in the land and ensuring the sustainability of their family-owned property near Bombala has been the priority of the Maslin family for the past several years.
Published 28th Sep 2014
Tomcar- new approaches to local industry

Tomcar- new approaches to local industry

Co-founder ofTomcar, David Brim spoke to Ag Innovators about the Tom Car's innovative approach to local manufacturing and sales.  We often hear that Australian manufacturing is dead but you are doing fine. What is...
AgInnovators, Published 24th Sep 2014
Power from pig poo

Power from pig poo

Outside of Young, NSW, there is a piggery that turns effluent into electricity through the process of anaerobic digestion.
NSW Farmers, Published 24th Sep 2014
Better management practices key to a more profitable farm

Better management practices key to a more profitable farm

Studies show that despite the fact that Australian farms have doubled their productivity over the past 45 years only 15 percent of farms in some areas are making a profit.
Brian Houston, AgInnovators, Published 14th Sep 2014

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