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Grain growers in the southern cropping region are being kept entertained and informed this harvest while they spend endless hours in the cabin... The CD begins with a regional research update from GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley and an overview of the new southern stubble management initiative by GRDC Regional Grower Services Manager for the south, Andrew Rice... Log in or register to leave a comment...
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Grain growers in the southern cropping region are being kept entertained and informed this harvest while they spend endless hours in the cabin... The CD begins with a regional research update from GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley and an overview of the new southern stubble management initiative by GRDC Regional Grower Services Manager for the south, Andrew Rice... If you are pressed for time to read the new edition of Ground Cover then you can download an audio presentation of the magazine...
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GRDC grains forums outline 2013 cropping priorities.. "The focus at the moment is more about making good variety choices, making sure you've got the rotations right, being prepared for a season where we could have minimal stored moisture, getting the seeding right, getting the timing of it right and making sure we've got the rotations right so that weeds don't come up to be a major issue for us," Mr Shannon said... "GRDC is very supportive of only growing those varieties which have some good rust resistance, so (we are) relying on the genetic ability of the plants to deal with rust - rather than using fungicide sprays to always deal with it - and trying to reduce input costs for growers," Mr Shannon said...
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A three-year term on the GRDC's Regional Cropping Solutions Networks provided Jon Midwood with a desire to extend his involvement in the GRDC by becoming a member of the GRDC Southern Regional Panel... "I joined the Panel because after spending three years on the high rainfall zone (HRZ) RCSN. I felt that as a group we had made a significant impact on some of the key issues in this zone and that joining the Panel would enable me to contribute further to this and at a higher level," Jon says... Jon has worked in agriculture for the past 28 years, both in the United Kingdom and in Australia...
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A three-year term on the GRDC's Regional Cropping Solutions Networks provided Jon Midwood with a desire to extend his involvement in the GRDC by becoming a member of the GRDC Southern Regional Panel... "I joined the Panel because after spending three years on the high rainfall zone (HRZ) RCSN. I felt that as a group we had made a significant impact on some of the key issues in this zone and that joining the Panel would enable me to contribute further to this and at a higher level," Jon says... Jon has worked in agriculture for the past 28 years, both in the United Kingdom and in Australia...
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GRDC grains forums outline 2013 cropping priorities.. "The focus at the moment is more about making good variety choices, making sure you've got the rotations right, being prepared for a season where we could have minimal stored moisture, getting the seeding right, getting the timing of it right and making sure we've got the rotations right so that weeds don't come up to be a major issue for us," Mr Shannon said... "GRDC is very supportive of only growing those varieties which have some good rust resistance, so (we are) relying on the genetic ability of the plants to deal with rust - rather than using fungicide sprays to always deal with it - and trying to reduce input costs for growers," Mr Shannon said...
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Research for growers going places.. The 2013 Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) western region Driving Agronomy audio compact disc includes 14 interviews by presenter Chris Brown with key GRDC staff and cropping experts... GRDC western region grower services manager Darren Hughes discusses how the GRDC is addressing top western region RD&E priorities including frost, weeds, non-wetting soils, soil pH and compaction and water use efficiency (WUE)...
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Speaking after the Perth event, Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) western panel chairman Peter Roberts encouraged growers to speak to their consultants and agronomists, and to attend their local Regional Crop Updates event... "Many advisers attend the Agribusiness Crop Updates, allowing their clients to get the best value out of new research presented," Mr Roberts said... The Agribusiness Crop Updates, supported by the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) and the GRDC, and convened by the Grains Industry Association of WA (GIWA), was attended by agricultural consultants, researchers, agribusiness personnel and growers...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has called for applications for positions on its western regional panel... GRDC western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said the GRDC's regional panels represented Australia's principal cropping zones and appointment of members to the panels was considered as crucial to the GRDC's success... The current GRDC western regional panel comprises chairman Peter Roberts, Dunn Rock; deputy chairman Mike Ewing, Perth; John Even, Calingiri; Susan Hall, Perth; Paul Kelly, Mingenew; Bill Ryan, Perth; Shauna Stone, Quairading; Chris Wilkins, Badgingarra; Darrin Lee, Mingenew; Gemma Walker, Munglinup; and GRDC research programs executive manager Brondwen MacLean...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has called for applications for positions on its western regional panel... GRDC western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said the GRDC's regional panels represented Australia's principal cropping zones and appointment of members to the panels was considered as crucial to the GRDC's success... The current GRDC western regional panel comprises chairman Peter Roberts, Dunn Rock; deputy chairman Mike Ewing, Perth; John Even, Calingiri; Susan Hall, Perth; Paul Kelly, Mingenew; Bill Ryan, Perth; Shauna Stone, Quairading; Chris Wilkins, Badgingarra; Darrin Lee, Mingenew; Gemma Walker, Munglinup; and GRDC research programs executive manager Brondwen MacLean...
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