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Get a head start on summer fallow management

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Mr Storrie and John Cameron, of ICAN, have co-authored a new reference manual Summer Fallow Weed Management , published by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), which demonstrates how growers can reap a high return on investment from managing summer weeds... "If growers receive rainfall events of more than 10mm in coming weeks and have a history of fleabane in their district, they are likely to have fleabane germinating in their paddocks," Mr Storrie said... "GRDC funded trials conducted by the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) have shown that fleabane can most effectively be controlled when plants are at the rosette stage," he said...
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