Research & Extension

Irrigation Farmers Network partner with leading organisations to deliver high quality research and extension to provide local relevant information for growers.

Key projects include:

Optimising Irrigated Grains


Smarter Irrigation for Profit - Phase 2

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Increasing soil carbon


To irrigate or not?

Handy spreadsheet to help growers calculate the gross margins of watering different crops at varying water prices.

Correct Crop Sequencing - Decision Support Tool

The tool aims to provide an easy way for farmers to assess the gross margin outcomes for different rotations, water prices and customise the output

High yielding Wheat

Handy tool to help growers to work out the optimal time to irrigate to maximise wheat yields.

Irrigation Scheduling

Handy guide to help growers to monitor soil moisture and irrigated on time.