Videos

What is a Climate Mate?

Video length: 1:55

Paul Webb (Climate Mate) and Darren Marshall (cattle producer near Warwick) discuss how Darren used climate information to make decisions for his business.

La Niña and Soils

Video length: 2:49

Bruce Alchin (Climate Mate SE Qld and Rangeland Consultant) and Damien O Sullivan (DAF Kingaroy) discuss how good rainfall driven by La Niña improves pasture production through greater soil microbial activity, organic matter breakdown and nitrogen fixation, and extra nitrogen from lightning strikes.

La Niña and Weeds

Video length: 5:29

Bruce Alchin (Climate Mate, Southeast Queensland & Rangeland Consultant) and Damien O’Sullivan (DAF, Kingaroy) share some insights into the spread of weeds during La Nina years and how to stop this spread from happening, including the use and application of herbicides in different country and tips for application.

La Niña and Pasture Management

Video length: 2:35

Bruce Alchin (Climate Mate, Southeast Queensland & Rangeland Consultant) and Damien O’Sullivan (DAF, Kingaroy) discuss some options for pasture management during a La Niña year, including pasture response and wet season spelling.