SARDI's Farming Systems science program area is part of the Livestock and Farming Systems research division and consists of an expert research and development team, identifying and refining farming systems for sustainable resource management in southern Australia.
Farming systems in southern Australia which are productive, profitable and sustainable.
To identify, understand and promote crop and pasture systems which optimise profitability, quality and sustainability within the landscape.
Areas of Activity
More detail about the Farming Systems research projects and information and advice for soil management as part of sustainable farming systems is given in the Land Management section.
Information and advice about nutrition management to optimise crop development while sustaining natural resources is included in the Nutrition section, including guides and factsheets on dairy pasture nutrition, budgeting and nutrient losses.
Including references to scientific publications, technical publications, theses, books, conference and seminar proceedings which SARDI personnel have contributed to.