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The temptation to continue cropping an unprofitable part of his Bencubbin farm was one of the motivating factors behind Lynton Beagley’s decision to plant Sandalwood.

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Meckering farmer Colin Pearse has been given a significant boost in the fight against salinity on his farm.

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Quairading farmers Bill and Rich Walker believe claying their light, sandy soils on their mixed cropping farm has been well worth the investment.

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A survey of women living in the WA Wheatbelt has revealed some of their greatest concerns when it comes to the environment.

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Broadacre farmer Trevor Syme is one of 12 Wheatbelt landholders helping to tackle wind and water erosion by improving the soil on his Bolgart farm.

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A leading Australian agroforestry expert is warning of the risks the large scale planting of trees to offset carbon emissions could bring in the WA Wheatbelt.

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A new program is hoping to encourage better recognition of rural women and the influence they have on farms.

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The majority of WA wheatbelt farmers lost equity last year. With this season shaping up to be another tough one, current framing practices are coming under the spotlight.

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About 60 farmers turned out to a workshop in Trayning looking for answers on how to improve soil fertility.

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A group of Wheatbelt farmers who received funding to film a DVD on the benefits of tree cropping are encouraging others to apply for a similar grant.

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