Windfarm on twilight by Linda Eldredge

Windfarm on Twilight

On twilight… traveling home after a terrific week lecturing to Flinders pastoralists those fabulous “sexy business structures” and consulting east today… it’s a great life…

20151125 Understanding the Grain Futures Market

Farmer workshop: Understanding the Grain Futures Market

High on the list for any farmer buying and sourcing grain for their dairy When: Wednesday 25 November 2015 10.30am – 2.30pm Where: Murray Bridge Natural Resources Centre Board Room, 110A Mannum Road, Murray Bridge Speaker: Linda Eldredge Topics How to identify and pick industry trends Daily one minute practices to keep abreast of industry  […]

Indian girl looking at Linda

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.  “ ~George Carlin My fourth trip around the world in 15 months for my Nuffield research, and how many times has my breath been taken away by the sheer beauty of this wonderful world in […]

Linda Eldredge - GALLIPOLI TO FRANCE

GALLIPOLI TO FRANCE

“Those heroes that shed their blood and lost their lives… You are now living in the soil of a friendly country. Therefore rest in peace. There is no difference between the Johnnies and the Mehmets to us where they lie side by side here in this country of ours…You, the mothers, who sent their sons […]

Linda Eldredge - UKRAINE-CHERNOBYL...The darkness within...

UKRAINE-CHERNOBYL…The darkness within…

It was with great interest that we made our way into Ukraine….as in my mind, Ukraine represented a mystery country that I knew little about…but I had heard stories of some great agri-business opportunities, a country with rich agricultural land that produces enormous yields of corn and wheat and a nation that is set to […]

Linda Eldredge in Northern India - Punjab - Land of 5 rivers

Northern India – Punjab – Land of 5 rivers

Oh India…you wrapped us in your arms and made us feel so safe and wanted…we have so much to learn from you…….. Our second part of our Indian trip was to visit the Punjab region…..a rich agricultural state known as the land of the five rivers,  we were nestled next to Pakistan to the west […]

Linda Eldredge - working in the paddock

Linda Eldredge – Nuffield Scholar 2012

2012…. and my exciting year of being a Nuffield Scholar is finally happening and I do still keep pinching myself that I have been so lucky to have been given this opportunity. Huge thanks to Nuffield and my fabulous sponsors…Grain Growers Ltd for their support in my learning adventure…. My research project is centred around […]