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Catalogue: Ground Cover
The GRDC's accountability to levy-paying grain growers continues to shape talks between the organisation and the joint grower representative organisations (RO) to which it now reports - Grain Producers Australia (GPA) and Grain Growers Limited (GrainGrowers)... At the most recent meeting in Canberra in February, increasing engagement with growers was one of many issues discussed... "The joint approach allows comprehensive access to grain-levy payers and enables the two organisations to raise a wideranging set of issues with the GRDC's executive and board," he says...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
A lengthy career optimising grazing and farming country to perform at its most productive has given Keith Harris a clear picture of what drives graingrowers... Mr Harris has served on the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) northern panel since 2011 and remains committed to voicing grower concerns and investment priorities... "The panel has also been able to save a few dollars by taking a strategic look at what GRDC does and, for example, we took the decision a couple of years ago to drop the number of spray diaries produced because there are a lot of properties like Windy that use private consultants and don't need them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
A special forum will be held in Parkes next month to help regional grain growers in their quest to develop a greater understanding and appreciation of the many facets of managing a farm business... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Farm Business Update on October 10 will feature a line-up of expert speakers who will offer insights and practical strategies to assist growers in building and maintaining successful farm enterprises... "I encourage all growers in the region to come along to the Farm Business Update and take advantage of the valuable learning opportunity offered through this forum."..
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Growers from across Australia are playing a guiding role in shaping the research direction of the GRDC's National Frost Initiative (NFI)... With years of experience managing frost in their own farming environments, the growers bring a comprehensive range of advice and support to the NFI, which is a multidisciplinary program to mitigate the effects of frost... GRDC general manager of genetic technologies Dr Juan Juttner says grower engagement is pivotal to ensuring the NFI's research focus remains relevant and aligned with grower needs...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Growers from across Australia are playing a guiding role in shaping the research direction of the GRDC's National Frost Initiative (NFI)... With years of experience managing frost in their own farming environments, the growers bring a comprehensive range of advice and support to the NFI, which is a multidisciplinary program to mitigate the effects of frost... GRDC general manager of genetic technologies Dr Juan Juttner says grower engagement is pivotal to ensuring the NFI's research focus remains relevant and aligned with grower needs...
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