Struan and Kybybolite Best Practice Demonstration Farm

South Australian producers are now experiencing best practice management solutions as well as cutting edge technology at the Struan and Kybybolite Best Practice Demonstration Farm.

This State Government and Elders Ltd collaboration aims to encourage primary producers to use innovative farming practices as well as new technology to improve productivity. The partnership forms part of the Thomas Elder Institute, Elders’ newly established research, development and extension facility.

The Struan and Kybybolite Best Practice Demonstration Farm capitalises on Elders’ focus on digital agriculture innovation and development, and extensive agronomy and adviser network.

The 1,100 ha Struan Farm is situated approximately 370 km south-east of Adelaide and 17 km south of Naracoorte. The 300 ha Kybybolite Farm is approximately 35 km from the Struan Farm.

View location of the Struan and Kybybolite Farm best practice demonstration farm

Virtual tour of Struan and Kybybolite Best Practice Demonstration Farm

AgTech demonstrations

You can book to attend a hands-on demonstration of the AgTech solutions at the Struan and Kybybolite Best Practice Demonstration Farm.

To book an AgTech demonstration at Struan and Kybybolite, contact:

Robyn Terry – AgTech Co-innovation Officer
Phone: 0418 631 842
Email: robyn.terry@sa.gov.au

Technology is selected for installation on the farm following an expression of interest process which assesses their suitability for display.

The Struan and Kybybolite Best Practice Demonstration Farm uses the following technologies.

Operations optimisation

Remote monitoring and control

Animal management

Water and irrigation management

Connectivity management

More information

See more about other AgTech demonstration farms.

Contact

For further information about the AgTech on farm demonstrations please contact:

Robyn Terry – AgTech Co-innovation Officer
Email: robyn.terry@sa.gov.au

2021 Field Day videos

Watch the 8-part presentation series of videos from the Struan and Kybybolite best practice demonstration farm field day held on April 28 2021.

Thomas Elder partnership

The Struan and Kybybolite Best Practice Demonstration Farm are a partnership between the Thomas Elder Institute, Elders’ newly established research, development and extension facility and the South Australian Government’s Department of Primary Industries and Regions (PIRSA).

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