Tools

This Fertiliser Calculator compares the nutrient content of more than 1500 commercially-available fertilisers.

MyPestGuideTM brings communities together in order to create a collaborative network of people to report, map and learn about pests and other organisms. 

Research at the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia (DAFWA) aims to determine the vernalisation and day length rquirements of new wheat varieties.

Rainfall to date graphs show the amount of rainfall accumulated from the start of the grain growing season and can be used as a tool in the seasonal decision-making process.

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's (DPIRD) network of automatic weather stations and radars throughout the state provide timely, relevant and local weather data to assi

The Crop Phosphorus Model is designed to provide users with a tool for quantifying the yield and economic response to applications of phosphorus fertiliser in broadacre crops in Western Australia.

This lupin diagnostic tool is a comprehensive tool that combines paddock and crop symptoms in one resource.

Use the canola seeding rate calculator for the easiest way to calculate the seeding rate.

The following information is a summary of the presentation 'Farm machinery – understanding the true cost and getting the best value out of machinery' delivered by department economists at the 2015

MyPaddock is a tool for visualising and comparing the level of different crop problems on yield in Western Australia.

The PestFax Reporter app lets you quickly and easily report observations, and request diagnoses, of pests and diseases in your crop and pasture paddocks to the WA PestFax service.

Strip grazing is a tactic used to increase feed on offer (FOO) during winter and is a valuable management tactic for wool growers wanting to increase stocking rates, maintain stocking rates in poor

Deferred grazing is a tactic where stock are excluded from pasture areas to maximise germination and establishment of annual pasture seedlings.

This tool can be used to work out the lowest cost of a number of different sheep feeds.

This tool can be used to calculate the supplementary feed for low green feed.

This tool can be used to estimate the supplementary feed requirements of a sheep enterprise for a single year. 

This Boosting Biosecurity Defences project has partnered with grains industry stakeholders and the wider community to improve Western Australian grains industry pest and disease surveillance, diagn

Plant available soil water graphs show the amount of soil water accumulated from the start of summer (1 November) through the grain growing season and can be used as a tool in the seasonal decision

When feeding pigs it is important to consider the nutritional requirements as there is no such thing as a ‘standard‘ diet.

One in twenty year total May-October (inclusive) rainfall figures for 661 locations in the south-west agricultural region.