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The integrated management of invertebrate pests in Tasmanian grain crops will be the focus of a workshop for advisers and growers at Campbell Town on September 9... The Grains Research and Development Corporation ( GRDC) workshop is locally supported by Dow AgroSciences and Syngenta and addresses the needs of advisers and growers who seek an improved understanding of insects and their management to assist with implementation of more sustainable insect management practices... Workshop topics include implementing an integrated approach to insect management and decision making; monitoring, thresholds and management strategies for regionally important crops and insects; and integrated pest management tools including conserving beneficial insects and options for more selective insecticides...
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The integrated management of insect pests in grain crops on the Eyre Peninsula will be the focus of a workshop for advisers and growers at Cummins on September 11... The Grains Research and Development Corporation ( GRDC) workshop is locally supported by Dow AgroSciences and Syngenta and addresses the needs of advisers and growers who seek an improved understanding of insects and their management to assist with implementation of more sustainable insect management practices... Workshop topics include implementing an integrated approach to insect management and decision making; monitoring, thresholds and management strategies for regionally important crops and insects; and integrated pest management tools including conserving beneficial insects and more selective insecticide options...
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NSW agronomists will have the opportunity to prepare for the future of insect management in grain crops at a series of workshops set to kick off in NSW during March... Workshop facilitator, Mark Congreve, ICAN says the pending crisis of insecticide resistance, coupled with the regulatory withdrawal of a number of older insecticide registrations, has prompted a re-think from advisers on the sustainability of their strategies for managing insect pests... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)-sponsored workshops will deliver content developed by leading entomologists from NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI), Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Queensland (DAFF Qld), SARDI and the CESAR group...
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Mungbean Best Management Practice Training Courses are being held at Goondiwindi on November 18 and 19, in Narrabri on November 25 and 26 and Emerald on December 9 and 10... The two day courses are being hosted by peak industry body Pulse Australia in conjunction with the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF), NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) and the Australian Mungbean Association (AMA)... The program will cover 10 key modules - rotational benefits and profitability; plant physiology; variety selection; general agronomy; weed management; disease management; insect management; desiccation, harvest and storage; marketing, end uses and standards; and chemical application...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Mungbean Best Management Practice Training Courses are being held at Goondiwindi on November 18 and 19, in Narrabri on November 25 and 26 and Emerald on December 9 and 10... The two day courses are being hosted by peak industry body Pulse Australia in conjunction with the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF), NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI) and the Australian Mungbean Association (AMA)... The program will cover 10 key modules - rotational benefits and profitability; plant physiology; variety selection; general agronomy; weed management; disease management; insect management; desiccation, harvest and storage; marketing, end uses and standards; and chemical application...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
In the short term (at least the next 8 years), these crops will in essence provide new uses for old herbicides and old herbicide groups... In summary, the research also indicates that the public is least likely to approve of GMOs that: Benefit a company over the public; Involve gene transfer from species that are not closely related; Are not undertaken for a societal benefit; Are perceived as being possibly harmful to people or the environment; or Is a food over a non-food application... At the outset of the project, a draft strategy was proposed, and it was this strategy that the project team and participant growers/consultants worked towards implementing and evaluating...
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The integrated management of invertebrate pests in Victorian grain crops will be the focus of a workshop for advisers and growers at Lake Bolac on September 10... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) workshop is locally supported by Dow AgroSciences and Syngenta and addresses the needs of advisers and growers who seek an improved understanding of insects and their management to assist with implementation of more sustainable insect management practices... To enable in-depth discussion on key issues, workshop numbers are limited so growers and advisers are encouraged to register early...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Wheat herbicide approved for lentils.. The pre-emergent herbicide for wheat Sakura 850 WG is now registered for use in lentil crops... The 10 learning modules covered by the course are: rotational benefits and profitability; plant physiology; variety selection; general agronomy; weed management; disease management; insect management; desiccation, harvest and storage; marketing, end uses and standards; and chemical application...
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Wheat herbicide approved for lentils.. The pre-emergent herbicide for wheat Sakura 850 WG is now registered for use in lentil crops... The 10 learning modules covered by the course are: rotational benefits and profitability; plant physiology; variety selection; general agronomy; weed management; disease management; insect management; desiccation, harvest and storage; marketing, end uses and standards; and chemical application...
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The integrated management of insect pests in grain crops on the Eyre Peninsula will be the focus of a workshop for advisers and growers at Cummins on September 11... The Grains Research and Development Corporation ( GRDC) workshop is locally supported by Dow AgroSciences and Syngenta and addresses the needs of advisers and growers who seek an improved understanding of insects and their management to assist with implementation of more sustainable insect management practices... To enable in-depth discussion on key issues, workshop numbers are limited so growers and advisers are encouraged to register early...
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