Corrigin Farm Improvement Group

Description

The Corrigin Farm Improvement Group (CFIG) is a local, grower driven group covering the Shires of Corrigin, Bruce Rock, Narembeen, Kondinin and Kulin. CFIG’s vision is to provide the latest information to agricultural businesses in the local community by conducting appropriate local research and events to enhance our social and economic well-being.

Current Activities

  • Spraying summer weeds
  • Chemical fallow trials
  • Yield prophet sites
  • DAFWA eDemonstration site
  • Risk management event
  • Trials update & AGM
  • Winter Field Walk
  • Pasture Walk
  • Spring Field Day

Past Activities and Accomplishments

Over the last 35 years CFIG have achieved many local trials and farm demonstrations with assistance from many agribusiness bodies and funding sources. Most recently CFIG have been fortunate to investigate how chemical fallow performs in our local conditions and the effects of mouldboard ploughing to increase production.

Sponsors

CFIG have recently taken on group Sponsors and there are many in the pipeline

Current group sponsors: Agrimaster, Western Stabilisers & GrainGrowers

Corrigin Farm Improvement Group

Corrigin, Western Australia, Australia

Committee

Chair: Simon Wallwork
T: 9063 2505
M: 0422 803 890
E: swallwork@westnet.com.au

Vice Chair: Craig Larke
M: 0428 629 021
E: larke7@bigpond.com

Secretary: Angus Sellars
M: 0477 206 088
E: angus.sellars@landmark.com.au

Contact/Coordinator: Veronika Crouch
M: 0476 046 100
E: cfig@cfig.asn.au
A: PO Box 2, Corrigin WA 6375

Number of Members

120+ Farming Businesses

Shires Covered

Corrigin and surroundinh shires: Kulin, Kondinin, Narembeen, Bruce Rock and Quairading