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Ian Duguid checks growth in 35 hectares of Hyola 970 CL grazing canola on Pine Grove, Canowindra. He plans to finish Merino lambs. Photo by Peter Watt, Elders, Cowra.

A DROP or so of rain is wanted to encourage growth of grazing crops in the Canowindra district.

Sharefarmer, Ian Duguid, has Merino lambs currently in a feedlot, waiting for a 35 hectare grazing canola crop to come on line so they can be finished.

Elders Cowra agronomist, Peter Watt, said excellent sub-soil conditions in the region had encouraged early grazing crop sowing on top of the abundance of existing pasture and self-sown crops which were enhancing on-property livestock feed supplies.

But Mr Duguid said he and wife Margie, had plenty of sub-soil moisture, but could do…



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