Stephen Pasture Seeds - Research and Advice With On-Farm Results For Over 55 YearsEstablished in 1957, Stephen Pasture Seeds have created an enviable reputation of trust by providing unbiased advice to rural stores and farmers.
Stephen Pasture Seeds possesses one of the most experienced team of pasture seed technical advisers in Victoria and South East of South Australia. Our advisers only recommend products that have been proven in Australia, particularly in Victoria and South Australian conditions. Stephen Pasture Seeds have invested heavily in research including trial sites to support retailers and their farming clientele.
We stock the largest range of temperate grasses in Victoria and South Australia and are major distributors for most Australian and many overseas seed companies including Agricom, TasGlobal Seeds, Vic Seeds, Seed Genetics International, Cropmark Seeds, Heritage Seeds, Pacific Seeds and PGG Wrightson Seeds. We really are the 'One Stop Shop'. When purchasing seed SPS follow a strict quality control system, ensuring the end user receives the best quality seed we can provide.
Stephen Pasture Seeds modern mixing and seed coating facility provides assistance in supplying the highest quality product to help farmers achieve their production outcomes.
Our products are distributed and supplied throughout Victoria and South East South Australia via an extensive network of rural stores. However our well known advisers provide extensive technical advice direct to farmers.
For more information on any of the products and information featured please don't hesitate to contact the friendly team at Stephen Pasture Seeds.
The weather outlook for the rest of the year from the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) suggests a drier than normal October to December is most likely for broad areas of eastern Australia and parts of north western WA. However a wetter than normal outlook is more likely for most of Tasmania. The BOM also suggests that a late El Nino is still possible.
Some snapshots from the markets include:
Beef - Red meat and livestock sectors will benefit by $11 hillion from the elimination of tariffs negotiated under the free trade agreement with China
Dairy - The slide continues in global commodity prices
Sheep - Lamb and mutton prices are holding firm and better returns are predicted than this time of year in previous years
Henty Field Days
23-25 September 2014, Henty NSW
South Gippsland Dairy Expo
24 -25 September 2014, Korumburra VIC
Elmore Field Days
7-9 October 2014, Elmore VIC