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Nationally coordinated frost trials - Southern region

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Frost events in spring cause major economic losses to cereal growers across Australia through direct yield losses, quality downgrading and indirect losses through delayed seeding to reduce to reduce frost risk... The project will develop and implement standardised field trial methods to compare frost damage across the southern, western and northern growing regions... Significant yield losses caused by frost in Western Australia last year have underlined the importance of the grains industry's continued investment in research, development and extension (RD&E) to address the issue...
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