Improving the value & sustainability of Esperance port zone grain growers.

Fires Case Study BookletA booklet, partly funded by GRDC has been printed and is available online for people wanting to learn what worked and didn't work for those affected by the Esperance Fires in 2015. Click here to download the PDF (2Mb)…

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Darcie Yeend - our scholarship winner for 2017From a young age, Darcie Yeend loved farms and the outdoors and it was this passion that led her to study a Bachelor of Agribusiness at Marcus Oldham College in Geelong. After leaving highschool in year 11, Darcie returned to study as a mature age student and she is now excelling in her second year at the university.

Darcie is this year’s worthy winner of the Rob Ashman Memorial Scholarship which will help to fund her studies and reduce financial…

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Internet access in rural Australia

It comes as no surprise to anyone who lives in rural Australia to hear that we pay a lot more than our regional counterparts for unreliable internet access that is frustratingly slow. And in recent years, as more people have purchased mobile devices, the issue of data accessibility has worsened.

A survey into the situation was recently done by SEPWA as part of the COGGO project - "SEPWA Farm Scale WiFi - The Future of Data for WA Grain Farmers".…

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