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Growers drive new research into non-wetting soils

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Five, one-year trials investigating non-wetting soils, and management tools to address them, are taking place in the western part of the Kwinana port zone after receiving funding from the GRDC... "The networks were established under the Rural Cropping Solutions (RCS) initiative, which is part of a renewed effort by the GRDC to reduce the time it takes for new varieties, practices and technologies to be adopted, with the ultimate aim being to increase the profitability of the Australian grains industry," he said... Mr Roberts said the WA RCSNs had applied to the GRDC for funding for other small projects addressing local agronomic priorities, and decisions on a number of these applications were pending...
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