Affiliations/Partnerships

AEXCO

Australian Exporters Company (AEXCO) represents the majority of export hay processors located in Western Australia, South Australia, Victoria and southern New South Wales.  Selected in 2001 by the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) to commercialise new hay varieties, AEXCO has since launched seven oat hay varieties onto the market.
www.aexco.com.au

AUSTRALIAN FODDER INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

Founded in 1996, the Australian Fodder Industry Association (AFIA) is the peak body for the Australian fodder industry connecting all sectors of the supply chain from seed to feed.
www.afia.org.au

FODDER SAFE

Developed with the support of the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Australia (DAFF) New Industries Development Program (NIDP), Fodder Safe is an independent data recording service aimed at raising the level of verification in the correct and safe use of chemicals in agricultural produce.

DAIRY ONE

Dairy One Cooperative Inc. is an information technology cooperative providing records services and herd management software.  The Dairy One forage laboratory is recognised as a leader both nationally and internationally for its fast, reliable analysis of all manner of feed and forages, as well as soil, water, and manure analyses. Since 2011, Balco Australia has undertaken nutritional analysis via Dairy One to internationally recognised standards.
www.dairyone.com

RURAL INDUSTRIES RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

The RIRDC is a statutory authority established by the Australian Government to work with industry to invest in research and development for a more profitable, sustainable and dynamic rural sector.
www.rirdc.gov.au

SEED DISTRIBUTORS

Highly respected within the Australia farming community, Seed Distributors is one of the largest producers, marketers and suppliers of seed to Australian agriculture.  Employing an expert agronomy team, Seed Distributors remain at the forefront of seed genetics; most recently developing the white seeded, awnless Moby Forage Barley hay.  Balco Australia holds the exclusive rights to market Moby Forage Barley Hay worldwide.  For further information, please contact  us.
www.seeddistributors.com.au

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