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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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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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While season 2013 threw up some challenges, GRDC Southern Panel members outline the lessons they will take into the coming year and the key issues they'll be watching... "Many growers have noticed mouse activity, particularly during harvest, so that is a signal to be on the alert for the coming season," he said... Panel member, consultant and farmer John Minogue, Barmedman, NSW, says growers in his area will be watching for herbicide resistance this year, with some evidence of reduced efficacy of spray in the past year...
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While season 2013 threw up some challenges, GRDC Southern Panel members outline the lessons they will take into the coming year and the key issues they'll be watching... "Many growers have noticed mouse activity, particularly during harvest, so that is a signal to be on the alert for the coming season," he said... Panel member, consultant and farmer John Minogue, Barmedman, NSW, says growers in his area will be watching for herbicide resistance this year, with some evidence of reduced efficacy of spray in the past year...
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