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An aviation researcher, writer, aviation participant, pilot & agricultural researcher. Author of over 35 scientific publications world wide.

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Some interesting facts about agriculture and it’s management.

  1. Weed and crop management;
  2. Jennifer Marohasy and her views on BOM changes to temperature records;
  3. Open letter by David Parsons – Winton, the Banks and a failure of the Government
  4. Meteorological data;
Links from Australian Sites
Foundation Earth – Environment, Agriculture, Research & Technology in Harmony.
GRDC – Grain Zone Website – Australian site.
The Wheat Page at Kansas State University – Wheat, wheat and more wheat.
Alberta Agriculture – Good easy to read site. Informative, good basic facts for getting an idea of things. Geared towards Alberta, Canada, but nontheless worthwhile.
TheCooperative Research Centre for Plant Science – Australian site with an ecological flavour.
GrainCorpWeb Site  – An Australian site, which directs at OZ’s major grain collector
GrainsCouncil of Australia – Info page its own site.
Welcometo Grainnet.com! – American site.
Pulse Australia Limited – Pulse company.
Soilmaster – Soil testing.
U.S.Department of Agriculture Homepage
WesfarmersDalgety – Big Australian Rural Services company… livestock, real estate, wool, etc.
Chemicals in Australia – Australian Chemical Industy
BirchipAgronomy Online – Local to home!
Pivot Agriculture – Very big Australian fertiliser company.
South Australian Research and Development Institute – Primary Industries
Farmwide Online – Nice Aussie farming site.
Supermarket To Asia Home Page – Government initiative to get our products into Asia.
AWB- AUSTRALIAN WHEAT BOARD
QueenslandDPI – Primary Industries.
FAIRS(Florida Agricultural Information Retrieval System) – Info to read.
SmallGrains – Wheat and stuff in Minnesota.
NSWAgriculture
Hi-Fert – Big Aussie fertiliser company.
AgricultureWestern Australia
Australian Barley Board
ABARE – Homepage -Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics.
Soils and Substrates – Informative soil science site.

Some other Sites:

The Small Farm Resource
New CROP
CSIROAustralia
VictorianFarmers Federation
BushRegenerators
Women in Ag
Countrylink
Landcare
AgBooks Online
AgNet
AgricultureRing

University Links

QldUni – Dept of Ag
Land& Food Resources
TheUniversity of Melbourne
AdelaideUni – Ag Faculty
NaturalResources

Chemical Company’s BASF
Aventis
Monsanto
Bayer
Dupont
General:
Soils in NZ
Breeds of Livestock
American Farm Bureau – Voice of Agriculture
AgricultureOnline
FarmJournal Comments on a range of agricultural issues
Agripicture

 Other:

  1. The silver bullet – Rob Cumming 1998       5KB
  2. Sea Level Changes – Mid Holocene to Recent – An Australian Example – Kurt Lambeck     2MB
  3. Murray Darling Basin report for World Bank 2000  3.2 MB
  4. Integrated Water Management Report – Goulburn Mulwaree Council – Hunter Water February 2010  2.7MB
  5. Barley Guide – Vic DPI
  6. ag cap Australia
  7. AIAST submission to Murray Darling Senate enquiry
  8. Anaerobic Digestion
  9. Beadle 1954 paper
  10. Biotic Control
  11. Expert Witness Code – NSW
  12. Murray Darling Salt
  13. NSW water Conservation Strategy
  14. Soilmaster – What do they do??