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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Growers would like more information on choice of the most suitable break crops for their own situation... The results of the survey present an up to date assessment of how farmers regard break crops in their farming system... The reviews, interviews, workshops and past surveys have been collated to establish a consensus on attitudes towards break crops in Western Australia...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
SOutHERN REGION Making the break - the deciding factors there is good evidence to support the value of including break crops in the rotation but deciding what to grow and how much is not simple - you might want to phone a friend... KEY POINtS A break crop is any crop used to provide diversity to help reduce disease, weed and pest levels in a paddock... Recent research has shown that Pythium root rot increases under canola and pulse crops but declines under cereal crops, despite being hosted by all crops...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
SOutHERN REGION Making the break - the deciding factors there is good evidence to support the value of including break crops in the rotation but deciding what to grow and how much is not simple - you might want to phone a friend... KEY POINtS A break crop is any crop used to provide diversity to help reduce disease, weed and pest levels in a paddock... Recent research has shown that Pythium root rot increases under canola and pulse crops but declines under cereal crops, despite being hosted by all crops...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
SOutHERN REGION Making the break - the deciding factors there is good evidence to support the value of including break crops in the rotation but deciding what to grow and how much is not simple - you might want to phone a friend... KEY POINtS A break crop is any crop used to provide diversity to help reduce disease, weed and pest levels in a paddock... Recent research has shown that Pythium root rot increases under canola and pulse crops but declines under cereal crops, despite being hosted by all crops...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
2. Risk vs return of a summer crop strategy Gain an appreciation of the risk vs return of a summer crop strategy... Finally be disciplined and ensure that you tick all the boxes in terms of management to maximise the rotational and financial outcomes from your crop selection decisions... Greg Rummery Greg Rummery Consulting Ph: 0428 259 535 Email: greg@grconsulting.net.au < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Summer crop options in western cropping environments..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Make a break for research Hot Topic.. Available at www.grdc.com.au/BreakCropResearch-West , the Hot Topic outlines how decisions relating to break crop choice include crop type and whether to harvest for grain or forage, or to use as brown manure... Another important choice is where in the rotation to include the break crop, as this can influence future supplies of soil water and nitrogen...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
To give us a better understanding of how much water was remaining in the soil if we wanted to undertake forward marketing decisions for our crops... We wanted a tool to give us a better understanding of how much moisture we had remaining in the soil profile (and where it was located) before making a decision to spread N. The soil moisture probes give us this ability... Following our experience with forward marketing we wanted a better decision tool to help us decide if we had enough moisture to grow a crop and make forward sales and probably more importantly following 2007, know when the crop is about to run out of moisture and if options such as purchasing grain contracts back needs to be carried out...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" IWM: Glyphosate Resistant Summer Grasses - Management Strategies 28 October 2013 Paul Castor, Consultant MCA Goondiwindi, discusses management strategies for glyphosate resistant summer weeds in broadleaf crops... Double knock timing, pre emergent herbicides and crop choice... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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