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Move over Rover – how technology is transforming agriculture

More than 190 students from nine Western Australian secondary schools attended this year's Muresk Institute's Drone versus Dog trials.The Drone versus Dog trials were established in 2017 at Muresk Institute, Western Australia's skills hub of modern agriculture, to expose secondary school students to the rapidly advancing agriculture industry and the

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New Northam Grains Research Facilities boost WA scientific capacity

Grains research, development and innovation in Western Australia have had a major boost today with the official opening of the new $11.5 million state-of-the-art scientific research facilities in Northam.The Northam Grains Research Facilities have been purpose-built for applied grains research to specifically address WA production challenges.The facilities features four new

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Unlocking carbon potential for pastoralists

The State Government has provided in-principle backing for Western Australian pastoralists wanting to unlock the carbon potential of their lands.The Government will back a number of pilot sequestration offset projects by pastoralists, which focus on grazing strategies that increase regeneration of native vegetation and in the process extract carbon dioxide

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