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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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Discs bring benefits at Streatham farm.. *Three years into using disc seeder Scott Blurton examines germinating barley sown into a summer crop "cocktail" at his Streatham farm... "From the point we've been using discs...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has announced dates and locations for its 2015 grains research Updates in Victoria... An important source of agronomic and industry information and resources for growers and advisers, the Updates will be held at Ballarat on February 24-25; Nhill on February 26; Sale on March 18; and Streatham on August 27... Victorian growers are also invited to attend an Update at Tooleybuc (NSW) on July 21...
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Matt Curtis in a paddock he sowed to Wedgetail in January 2015 to try and get some cover on a sand hill... Matt first sowed Wedgetail in March 2011 on the back of 500 millimetres of summer rain - an extraordinary event - and some encouragement from Mallee Sustainable Farming agronomist Michael Moodie... Matt has already sown about 20ha Wedgetail this year to cover up a sand hill, but he will terminate it in autumn and sow the paddock to vetch...
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Early sowing delivers benefits in LRZ.. Matt Curtis in a paddock he sowed to Wedgetail in January 2015 to try and get some cover on a sand hill... Matt first sowed Wedgetail in March 2011 on the back of 500 millimetres of summer rain - an extraordinary event - and some encouragement from Mallee Sustainable Farming agronomist Michael Moodie...
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Planning for 2013 cropping season kicks off at Marnoo.. "New thinking is constantly emerging from GRDC-funded research so it is important that we convey that intelligence to those who need it most - our grain growers," Mrs Findlay Tickner said... "CSIRO Plant Industry researcher James Hunt will discuss sowing dates and how growers can get the best out of current wheat varieties, while David Lamb from the University of New England will explore the impacts of new and emerging technology on farm management and crop husbandry," Mrs Findlay Tickner said...
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