Entries by Chris

Hart Field Site Canola Update September 2015

Hart Field Site 44Y89 Canola Update Summary Yield Forecast (t/ha) Growing Season Rainfall (mm) 1.3 156  Paddock Details Crop Setting Paddock Setting Crop Type Canola 44Y89 CL Area 6.3 ha Sowing Date 7th May 2015 Elevation 187 m Sowing Rate 2.3 kg/ha Slope 0.5 Row Spacing 300 mm Aspect E Implement Knife points + press wheels Soil PAWC 206 mm Plant Density  […]

Version 2.6 Update Released

Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) and Grain Growers Limited of Australia are pleased to announce an update to ProductionWise for New Zealand. My Paddocks Sowing operations now support seeds/ha sowing rates Record seed line number and seed generation in the sowing operation Record seed reference and seed generation in the harvest operation Harvest operation now has […]

ProductionWise Adviser App Released

GrainGrowers are pleased to announce recent developments of its ProductionWise app for both Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. The ProductionWise app now allows advisers to login, view their connected growers and create recommendations even in areas with intermittent or no phone coverage.  Key features of this update include: ProductionWise advisers can login to the app View your connected growers, farms […]

ProductionWise Crop Update August 2015

ProductionWise Crop Update August 2015 Summary “Earlier in the season yield forecasts were being negatively affected by the falling Southern Oscillation Index (SOI). As we progress into August rainfall has continued to be received above expectations in most of the south eastern cropping belt locations. This has resulted in many growers top dressing to meet the new potential […]

FarmLink Spitfire Wheat Update June 2015

FarmLink Spitfire Wheat Update Summary “The Spitfire wheat in paddock 25 was sown on May 10th, soil surface conditions were dry at this time so the seed depth target was 3-4 cm in the hope to reach more moisture. There was a good germination rate and with very little weed burden due to the 2014 spray program […]

Version 2.5 – ProductionWise for Advisers Released

Foundation for Arable Research (FAR) and Grain Growers Limited of Australia are pleased to announce the release of ProductionWise for advisers to New Zealand. Adviser Functionality Register an adviser account and connect with growers that have ProductionWise accounts Have full read-write capability of your connected grower’s accounts Customisable reporting template for business details and logos […]

ProductionWise App – Now Works Offline

GrainGrowers are pleased to announce recent developments?of its?Farm Manager?app for both Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. The ProductionWise app now provides growers the ability to record paddock data?in areas?with intermittent or no internet coverage. Key features of this update?include: An updated side menu for managing device connection Ability for growers to sync data to […]

FarmLink Spitfire Wheat Harvest 2014

FarmLink Spitfire Wheat Update Summary The Spitfire Wheat in paddock 5a was harvested on 28-29th November 2014. The paddock averaged 3.39t/ha and was graded H2 and APH2. Protein ranged between 12.0 – 13.8, screenings 1.8 – 3.3, test weight 77 – 79. ProductionWise November Simulation Results The final ProductionWise simulation forecasted 3.7t/ha, an accuracy of 91%. Yield Forecast […]

Version 2.4 Adviser Upgrade Released

GrainGrowers are pleased to announce recent developments to ProductionWise. Adviser Functionality Product input lists show previously used products at the top Farm dashboard shows if the grower approved or denied your recommendations Further improvements to the recommendation report template styling Grower Functionality Product input lists show previously used products at the top Spraying operations automatically populate […]

ProductionWise App Released

GrainGrowers are pleased to announce the release of its?Farm Manager?app for both Android and iOS smartphones and tablets. The ProductionWise Farm Manager app has been developed as a companion app to the ProductionWise website. The app provides growers?with the ability to view historical paddock activities and?record new operations and observations. The app works seamlessly with […]