Australia’s conservation farming revolution

Canola field farmer

Broadleaf rotation crops like canola help control pests, writes John Kirkegaard.

Far from being inefficient and unsustainable, Australia is leading the world in conservation agriculture techniques. If there was an Olympics for conservation agriculture Australian farmers would win gold, writes John Kirkegaard, Senior Principal Research Scientist at CSIRO and Staff Association member.

Read John’s article at The Conversation here.


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