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Business structures, personal and business resilience, profit and risk in low rainfall environments and grain marketing will be discussed at an upcoming Farm Business Update for growers in the Forbes region... A shortage of rainfall has been an issue in the latter part of this season, and agronomist Sarah Jacobson will discuss how growers can manage profit and risk in low rainfall environments... Consultant Dennis Hoiberg from Lessons Learnt Consulting considers personal and commercial resilience a vital part of every farming business and he will speak at the event on how growers can develop resilience...
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Forbes focuses on opportunities in grains.. Growers attending the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Grains Research Update at Forbes this July will hear from leading researchers on topics relating to local issues... Topics at the Forbes one day Update will include longer season wheat varieties, dual purpose crops and harnessing the benefits of crop residue and tillage for soil improvement, as well as management topics such as pests and disease to watch for and harnessing crop residues and tillage to enhance the soil...
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Challenges and opportunities facing grain growers in the Forbes region will be front and centre at a research forum this month... One of the challenges facing growers in the region is the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds, and tackling this issue at the Update will be Western Australia-based Peter Newman, representing Planfarm and the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI)... Supported by Central West Farming Systems, the Update at the Forbes Services Memorial Club will be from 9am (registration starts at 8.15am) to 1pm, with morning tea and lunch provided...
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Challenges and opportunities facing grain growers in the Forbes region will be front and centre at a research forum this month... One of the challenges facing growers in the region is the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds, and tackling this issue at the Update will be Western Australia-based Peter Newman, representing Planfarm and the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI)... Supported by Central West Farming Systems, the Update at the Forbes Services Memorial Club will be from 9am (registration starts at 8.15am) to 1pm, with morning tea and lunch provided...
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Hot crop topics on the agenda at Forbes forum Key points: Grain growers throughout Central West New South Wales will gather in Forbes later this month to discuss regional agronomic issues and to equip themselves for the remainder of the crop growing season and the coming harvest... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), supported by Central West Farming Systems, is hosting a research Update for growers on July 26 at the Forbes Services Memorial Club... Grain growers in the Central West have had to contend with an array of challenges in recent times as a result of unusual weather conditions, so the Update will be a timely opportunity for growers and their advisers to get together to review their experiences and to look at what may be in store over the coming months," Mr Shannon said...
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Grain growers to gather for industry forum in Corowa Key points: Growers from throughout the Riverina region will gather at Corowa on February 17 for an important grains industry forum... I encourage all growers in the southern Riverina and north-east Victoria regions to get along to the forum which will provide plenty of food for thought as they deal with current circumstances and start to prepare for the season ahead," Mr Shannon said... Dr Chris Preston from the University of Adelaide will speak about the glyphosate resistance threat and the latest herbicide management tools available, while authorities from I&I NSW will provide growers with the insights into cereal diseases and grains and oilseeds varieties and agronomic developments...
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