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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is consulting with growers, advisers, research agencies and industry personnel in six states to develop its 2012-17 Strategic Plan which is focused on maximising growers' return on investment... GRDC together with growers, the broader grains industry and RD&E providers, needs to prioritise research targets and develop a comprehensive investment plan to deliver results and outcomes. ".. We're now seeking input and information from industry to help develop outcomes and practice change targets for the themes: growers meeting market requirements; improving crop yield; protecting your crop; profitable farm systems; managing the farm resource base; and building skills and capacity," he said...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is consulting with growers, advisers, research agencies and industry personnel in six states to develop its 2012-17 Strategic Plan which is focused on maximising growers' return on investment... GRDC together with growers, the broader grains industry and RD&E providers, needs to prioritise research targets and develop a comprehensive investment plan to deliver results and outcomes. ".. We're now seeking input and information from industry to help develop outcomes and practice change targets for the themes: growers meeting market requirements; improving crop yield; protecting your crop; profitable farm systems; managing the farm resource base; and building skills and capacity," he said...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A recent study by American ecologists has found that GM insect-resistant crops containing a gene from a soil bacterium, Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt), which allows them to produce an insect toxin, are still effective 15 years after they were first commercialised... According to the study, hardly any resistant pests have been found, and the resistance management strategy practised has proven successful... The management strategies are based on two key elements: first, the plants need to produce enough Bt protein to kill pests with low levels of resistance (high dose); second, refuge areas must be planted near Bt crops...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A recent study by American ecologists has found that GM insect-resistant crops containing a gene from a soil bacterium, Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt), which allows them to produce an insect toxin, are still effective 15 years after they were first commercialised... According to the study, hardly any resistant pests have been found, and the resistance management strategy practised has proven successful... The management strategies are based on two key elements: first, the plants need to produce enough Bt protein to kill pests with low levels of resistance (high dose); second, refuge areas must be planted near Bt crops...
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