Developing an oilseed industry in Northern Australia - Spring Field Day

Growers, agronomists and industry are welcome to inspect a range of crops and trials investigating rotational and cover crop options for sugarcane, cotton, broad acre and horticulture cropping systems for soil health and nutrition, weed and disease control and cash flow opportunities.

This field day will highlight the Developing an oilseed industry in Northern Australia project.


Spring oilseed options Sesame and Sunflowers
Winter Pulse Crops Chickpea, Lupins and Faba Beans
Cereals & Coarse Grains Wheat, Sorghum, Millet and Rice
Cover Crops Sunn hemp, Velvet Bean & mixed species blends
Spring Pulse & Legumes Cowpeas, Mungbeans and Guar Bean
Specialty & Fibre Crops Buckwheat, Fenugreek, Quinoa and Cotton
Winter Oilseeds Canola, Carinata, Mustard, Camelina, Safflower, Linseed and Nigella

Please RSVP by August 24th at

For more information

Project lead, Tony Matchett  -  0438482728

Savannah Ag Research Agronomist, Tegan Brownie – 0457032992