The Rural
Tuesday, 5 December 2023

Farming change at Marrar to ensure future sustainability

Stephen Burns
Updated October 31 2023 - 5:36pm, first published October 26 2023 - 5:47pm
Dan Fox at Gladlea, Marrar, checking the moisture depth in his crop of Beckom wheat with his Penetrometer.
Dan Fox at Gladlea, Marrar, checking the moisture depth in his crop of Beckom wheat with his Penetrometer.

Farming to save available soil moisture, especially through dry periods is the aim of Dan Fox, at Gladlea, Marrar, as he is preparing the family farm to succeed through future generations.

Stephen Burns

Stephen Burns

Journalist, Wagga Wagga

Jackaroo on Merino sheep studs in the Riverina, a lifetime working on the land with sheep, cropping and cattle. Graduate Charles Sturt Uni with degree in Business and a Dean's Certificate. Graduate C.B. Alexander Agricultural College