Conserving stubble conserves moisture

Host: | Date: 30 Dec 2020

  • GRDC Podcast
    Podcast

    GRDC Podcast: Conserving stubble conserves moisture

    On this podcast we speak to Bill Crabtree, a well known champion of conservation agriculture, who talks to us about his experience farming in a low rainfall area and the role that stubble retention plays in his farming system.

    Date: 30 Dec 2020

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Stubble retention is practiced by farmers across the western cropping region for a variety of reasons. A special series of GRDC/West Australian No Tillage Farmers Association podcasts have been produced featuring growers and advisers who explain how stubble retention fits into their systems, the advantages it brings and how they manage the issues sometimes heavy stubble loads create.

On this podcast we speak to Bill Crabtree, a well known champion of conservation agriculture, who talks to us about his experience farming in a low rainfall area and the role that stubble retention plays in his farming system.

Contact

Bill Crabtree
Bill.crabtree@wn.com.au