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Date claimer - Regional Crop Updates (Northern Agricultural Region).. GRDC western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said information presented at the updates could help growers become better informed on ways to boost profitability on-farm, in a sustainable manner... "The events allow information from researchers to reach growers quickly, giving growers the opportunity to consider how results can be applied on their own farms."..
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Date claimer - Regional Crop Updates (southern grainbelt).. GRDC western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said information presented at the updates could help growers become better informed on ways to boost profitability on-farm, in a sustainable manner... "The events allow information from researchers to reach growers quickly, giving growers the opportunity to consider how results can be applied on their own farms."..
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Date claimer: GRDC northern Updates.. GRDC northern panel chairman James Clark said the Updates provide a forum to discuss the latest research on key issues that will affect cropping profitability in the coming season as well as looking at the longer term issues faced by our industry... "They're a chance for growers and advisers to tap into the latest research, liaise with our expert local and international guest speakers and become better informed on ways to boost productivity on farm in a more sustainable manner."..
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has announced dates and locations for its 2013 grains research Updates for growers in Victoria... An important source of agronomic and industry information and resources for growers, the Updates will be held at Marnoo on February 8; Manangatang on July 23; Warracknabeal on July 24; and Derrinallum on August 29... Each year brings with it a new set of challenges and opportunities for growers, and the Updates play a vital role in equipping them with the advice and insights they need to advance their cropping enterprises," Mr Shannon said...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has announced dates and locations for its 2013 grains research Updates for growers in South Australia... An important source of agronomic and industry information and resources for growers, the Updates will be held at Balaklava on February 14; Lameroo on August 15; Lock on August 22; and Naracoorte on August 28... Each year brings with it a new set of challenges and opportunities for growers, and the Updates play a vital role in equipping them with the advice and insights they need to advance their cropping enterprises," 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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The digital age is providing growers with easy access to resources and support tools in their quest to lift efficiency and productivity, according to the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)... GRDC's Manager of Delivery Platforms, Tom McCue, says technology is rapidly changing and making it possible for growers and advisers to capture farm information in real time and share this information immediately with a wide network... Mr McCue said the GRDC was converting some of its research, development and extension outputs into easy-to-use and accessible applications - such as Weed ID and Insect ID apps - and more decision-support tools are planned for the future...
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Growers shape successful GRDC Updates.. Grower John Nixon discusses weed management with Dale Shaner, US herbicide researcher and Mark Congreve, ICAN by James Clark, GRDC Northern Panel Chair.. PHOTO CAPTION: Grower John Nixon discusses weed management with Dale Shaner, US herbicide researcher and Mark Congreve, ICAN at the GRDC Update, Goondiwindi...
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Southern NSW Grower Updates.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has announced dates and locations for its 2013 grains research Updates for growers in southern New South Wales... Each year brings with it a new set of challenges and opportunities for growers, and the Updates play a vital role in equipping them with the advice and insights they need to advance their cropping enterprises," Mr Shannon said...
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Plan for profit in 2014: add the GRDC Updates to the diary.. Coonabarabran will host an advisor update on February 26 and 27 at the Town Hall; a grower update will be held at Nyngan Bowling Club on February 28; Goondiwindi will host an advisor update on March 4 and 5 at the Goondiwindi Community Centre; and a grower update will be held at the Mungindi Community Hall on March 6... Update coordinator John Cameron, ICAN Rural, said the updates would address the latest information needed to drive on-farm adoption on key topics such as bridging the yield gap between environmentally achievable yields versus actual yields, the effective use of pre-emergent cereal herbicides, herbicide resistance and weed management, crop nutrition, disease, varietal selection and soil water management...
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