DPI researcher wins Premier’s Prize for Science & Engineering

DPI researcher wins Premier’s Prize for Science & Engineering


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NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Senior Principal Research Scientist, Dr David Hopkins has received one of the NSW Premier’s Prizes for Science & Engineering in the category Innovation in Public Sector Science & Engineering. (more…)

A business kick-start for young farmers and fishers

A business kick-start for young farmers and fishers


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Six farming businesses from across NSW have been selected to participate in the NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Young Farmer Business Program’s individual coaching program. (more…)

Prominent wheat breeder presented Farrer Memorial Medal

Prominent wheat breeder presented Farrer Memorial Medal


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The 2020 Farrer Memorial Medal has been awarded to Dr Lindsay O’Brien for his valuable contribution to wheat breeding and cereal chemistry research that has improved Australia’s cereal production. (more…)

North Coast growers adopt quick wheat specialist Mustang

North Coast growers adopt quick wheat specialist Mustang


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North Coast NSW growers Mark and Karen Carter are always on the lookout for quick wheat varieties to fit their cropping program, so when Pacific Seeds Mustang hit the market, they were keen to try it out. (more…)

Bundella grower lands a top crop with Lancer

Bundella grower lands a top crop with Lancer


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It was an uncertain season for Bundella grower Andrew Campbell, but a few good decisions along the way and planting a quality wheat variety like Pacific Seeds Lancer helped him harvest a top crop. (more…)