Hogan handles heat and dry

Simon Chamberlain
Updated December 5 2023 - 9:31am, first published December 4 2023 - 11:00am
Ben Duddy, Killain Angus, with a stand of Hogan annual ryegrass on the family property south of Tamworth. Picture by Simon Chamberlain
Ben Duddy, Killain Angus, with a stand of Hogan annual ryegrass on the family property south of Tamworth. Picture by Simon Chamberlain

A pure stand of Hogan ryegrass planted in mid-February for winter forage has responded to the recent good falls of rain in the Tamworth district, shooting back from almost bare earth to a stand of 30cm or higher.

Simon Chamberlain

I have comprehensive experience in rural and regional journalism, as well as more than six years as a media officer for several politicians and worked in local government. I rejoined The Land in May 2022 and have loved being back in harness, reporting on a massive range of topics.

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