Lynora Downs is approximately 16 kilometres south of Rolleston in the northern end of the Arcadia Valley.
Outstanding land and gravity system irrigation development;
780.5 Ha black soil flood and lateral irrigator;
3289 Ha dryland farming "Greenstar" minimum till;
Outstanding irrigation infrastructure - a model development;
Quality structural improvements;
Highest annual irrigated cotton yield aware for CQ area, awarded three times, 02/03 - 04/05 - 05/06 and third in 06/07;
Record CQ irrigated wheat yield for 2009; 7.17 t/Ha
Corn irrigated 2008 average yield over 647.5 Ha; 12.6 t/HA - referring to Corn;
19,615 SCU feed lot approval (not currently in place).
Significant infrastructure to support operations inclusive of sheds, grain handling and drying and houses;
Water capacity – 10,000 ML storage and additional water allocation to be developed;
With the additional water allocation at Lynora Downs, the current irrigation can be increased by in excess of 100% once again incorporating gravity system.
Gravity water fill systems have huge year on year operational cost savings.
For further information please
contact Rawdon Briggs.