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Murray Bridge to host grains research Update.. Frost, in-crop herbicides, pastures, canola, top performing cereals and emerging commercial innovations will be on the agenda at the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) grains research Update at the Murray Bridge Golf Club... South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) researcher Andrew Ware will delve into plant development of canola under different sowing times and seasonal conditions, while SARDI's Rob Wheeler and University of Adelaide's Jason Eglinton will highlight the "best and fairest" wheat and barley performers in trials across SA in 2014...
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Dates for SA Updates.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has announced dates and locations for its 2014 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 Crystal Brook on February 27; Waikerie on August 13; Cummins on August 20; Minnipa on August 21; and Naracoorte on August 27...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has announced dates and locations for its 2014 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 Lake Bolac on February 7; Bridgewater on April 3; Speed on July 23; and Nhill on July 24... GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley says the programs for each Update will be developed in consultation with local farming systems groups to ensure the topics are relevant, timely and of practical use to grain growers...
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GRDC Update a shining success.. Caption 1: Neal Menzies, School of Agriculture & Food Sciences, University of Queensland discussed his presentation on soil sodicity with Jim Laycock, technical agronomist, Incitec Pivot; Wellington grower and GRDC northern panellist Will Martel and Chris Guppy, School of Environmental & Rural Science, University of New England... Topics discussed at this year's event included soil sodicity, improving yield and profit in northern farming systems, herbicide resistance management, making better business decisions and the effective use of social media...
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GRDC Update a shining success.. Caption 1: Neal Menzies, School of Agriculture & Food Sciences, University of Queensland discussed his presentation on soil sodicity with Jim Laycock, technical agronomist, Incitec Pivot; Wellington grower and GRDC northern panellist Will Martel and Chris Guppy, School of Environmental & Rural Science, University of New England... Topics discussed at this year's event included soil sodicity, improving yield and profit in northern farming systems, herbicide resistance management, making better business decisions and the effective use of social media...
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Wagga grains research forum to set the scene for 2015.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will next month host a major forum in Wagga Wagga to support the grains industry in southern and central west New South Wales through the 2015 cropping season and beyond... "This year's event will showcase innovative thinking, products and practices, and will offer valuable advice on opportunities to improve NSW farming systems," Mr Pengilley said...
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Adelaide grains research forum to set the scene for 2015.. "This year's event will showcase innovative thinking, products and practices, and will offer valuable advice on opportunities to improve SA farming systems," Mr Pengilley said... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair, Keith Pengilley, says the Adelaide forum will showcase innovative thinking, products and practices, and will offer valuable advice on opportunities to improve SA farming systems...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is reminding Tasmanian grain growers of a research Update to be held in July... An important source of agronomic and industry information and resources for growers, the Update will be at Campbell Town on July 26... The program for the Update is being developed in consultation with local farming and research organisations to ensure the topics are relevant, timely and of practical use to grain growers for the remainder of the growing season and into harvest and beyond...
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Seeds for robust cropping systems to be sown at Ballarat.. Farming systems built to withstand the impact of weeds, diseases, pests, seasonal constraints and market vagaries will take centre stage in Ballarat next month... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair David Shannon says the annual Ballarat Update plays a critical role in delivering information, knowledge and resources to farm advisers who can in turn inform their farming clients and prepare them for the season ahead...
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Southern region grain growers and advisers who were unable to attend the most recent series of Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Updates can now access the latest agronomic and industry information that was presented at the forums... Proceedings booklets from the three adviser and four of the grower Updates are available for viewing and downloading via the GRDC website at www.grdc.com.au/UpdateProceedings ... In the southern cropping region so far this year, adviser Updates have been held at Ballarat (Victoria), Adelaide (South Australia) and Temora (New South Wales), while grower Updates have been at Crystal Brook (SA), Lake Bolac and Bridgewater (Vic), and Corowa and Wallendbeen (NSW)...
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