On-farm Evaluation of Grafted Wildflowers

On-farm Evaluation of Grafted Wildflowers

Evaluation of Grafted Wildflowers The findings from this project contribute valuable information for the development of the wildflower industry through the use of grafted wildflowers for cut flower production. Flower growers, plant propagators and consumers will benefit from the uptake of the … Continued
Ergonomics and Manual Handling on Farms

Ergonomics and Manual Handling on Farms

6. Ergonomics  One of the major causes of ergonomic problems is manual handling which leads to back, joint and muscle problems. Manual handling means any activity requiring the use of human force to lift, lower, push, pull, carry or otherwise move, hold or … Continued
Farm Chemicals

Farm Chemicals

13. Farm Chemicals Hazardous Substances Regulations under these Acts have been adopted in New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Northern Territory, Western Australia and Tasmania. These are based on national standards, and require hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control … Continued
Safety of Quads and Side-by-Side Vehicles on Australian Farms

Safety of Quads and Side-by-Side Vehicles on Australian Farms

Safe use of Quads and Side by Side Vehicles on Australian Farms Revised 2016 Incidents involving quads are now the leading cause of injury death on Australian farms. Farmers who are employers or in control of the farm workplace have … Continued