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David Hardwick

David Hardwick

Long-term partner working to improve soil healthDavid Hardwick has worked on numerous NQ Dry Tropics projects, working with graziers to provide knowledge and skills to improve soil health on their properties.David has helped NQ Dry Tropics develop a Rapid Assessment...
Herd performance

Herd performance

Herd management and pregnancy testing workshop I’ve learnt a lot about the technical aspects of testing cows and foetal aging.  Ian showed us with a sample from the meatworks where all the anatomy was and how to find the foetus.  We then moved to the practical...
Whoa boys work

Whoa boys work

Ross Tapiolas points out the pasture growth near one of the whoa boys on his property Six Mile Creek runs clear even after record rainfall Published details Whoa boys stand up to monsoon at 6 Mile Creek Station A series of erosion control measures installed at a...
RASH toolbox

RASH toolbox

Soil guide, videos help farmers assess soil health David Hardwick addresses Bowen horticulturists about the importance of maintaining soil health David Hardwick explains how to measure the infiltration rate in soils. Publishing details Online toolbox launched NQ DRY...
Taking Stock

Taking Stock

Raymond Stacey, RCS, leads workshop participants through an exercise in the paddock LDC’s Lisa Hutchinson, Leanne and Barry O’Sullivan, Glenalpine Station, and Mick Shannon. Michael Pini, Lancewood, Lyle Gilham, Suttor Creek Pastoral Co., and Matthew Salmond, Lestree...
Water quality group formed

Water quality group formed

Monitoring group mobilises for ex-Cyclone Penny deluge Steve Lewis, TropWATER (left), Exevale Station grazier Buster O’Loughlin and LDC MERI Officer Barb Colls during a training visit to Exevale Station Published details Bowen and Collinsville graziers have...