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We offer guidance on crop management including research, development and extension information to help you improve the profitability of your pastures and forage crops. Read our information and resources on a range of forage crops.


Home grown pasture and forage utilisation is a key driver of farm profitability. Dairy Australia'¬ôs projects in this area support research, development and extension to improve the profitability of pasture and forage crop management.

Successful establishment of pasture and crops is imperative for optimum production of the forage.

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Achieving successful pasture establishment (PDF, 203KB)

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Focus Farms

Dairy Australia has established a network of Focus Farms to support farmer decision making. Find out how Focus Farms looks at the factors impacting decisions at any point in time, including seasonal and market conditions.


DataGene is an independent and industry-owned organisation responsible for driving genetic gain and herd improvement in the Australian dairy industry and is an initiative of Dairy Australia and industry.

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