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Australia's grains industry is entering an era of unprecedented opportunities, according to the new chair of the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Southern Regional Panel... Keith Pengilley says the opportunities - born of increasing demand for grain for human consumption and stock feed - will be particularly attractive for southern region grain growers due to their regional proximity to expanding markets and their ability to adapt to climate variability... Mr Perrett said the Panel chair vacancy generated an exceptional field of candidates, underlining the value and importance placed on the role and the contribution of the Panel to the grains industry's growth and development through the GRDC...
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Barriers to increased productivity for grain growers in the southern cropping region are set to be addressed through a suite of new projects to be funded through the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)... Through its 2014-15 External Investment Plan, the GRDC is seeking research partners to undertake a range of programs aimed at providing growers with the technologies and practices they require to remain competitive in global grain markets... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley says the 2014-15 External Investment Plan addresses issues that are hampering growers in their efforts to boost productivity, cut input costs and lift margins...
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Australia's grains industry is entering an era of unprecedented opportunities, according to the new chair of the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Southern Regional Panel... Keith Pengilley says the opportunities - born of increasing demand for grain for human consumption and stock feed - will be particularly attractive for southern region grain growers due to their regional proximity to expanding markets and their ability to adapt to climate variability... "I am pleased to announce that Keith Pengilley will be leading the Southern Panel for at least the next two years," Mr Perrett said...
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The office will initially be located in Adelaide, from which it will service the three states that comprise the GRDC's southern region - South Australia, Victoria and Tasmania... As general manager of systems and agronomy south, Dr Stephen Loss will lead the GRDC's operations in the southern region and he will be supported by a manager of systems and agronomy and a team assistant... "We believe this 'hub and spoke' model is most appropriate for an organisation such as the GRDC that has a mandate to work closely with growers and industry at a regional level but to also maintain and foster strategic relationships with research partners from across Australia and the globe, which we can do most effectively from a national head office."..
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The office will initially be located in Adelaide, from which it will service the three states that comprise the GRDC's southern region - South Australia, Victoria and Tasmania... As general manager of systems and agronomy south, Dr Stephen Loss will lead the GRDC's operations in the southern region and he will be supported by a manager of systems and agronomy and a team assistant... "We believe this 'hub and spoke' model is most appropriate for an organisation such as the GRDC that has a mandate to work closely with growers and industry at a regional level but to also maintain and foster strategic relationships with research partners from across Australia and the globe, which we can do most effectively from a national head office."..
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From a national perspective, the 2015 winter season harvest was a collation of extremes: from districts reporting some of the best harvests in years, to drought-affected districts hit by rainstorms, and the fire tragedies in WA and SA, which have devastated some farming districts.. A cropping landscape denuded by fire and wind storms has created a severe erosion issue for growers in the Scaddan district north of Esperance, WA... Pulses tended to be affected by heat stress and short podding periods, but high commodity prices meant that, overall, these crops performed well...
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From a national perspective, the 2015 winter season harvest was a collation of extremes: from districts reporting some of the best harvests in years, to drought-affected districts hit by rainstorms, and the fire tragedies in WA and SA, which have devastated some farming districts.. A cropping landscape denuded by fire and wind storms has created a severe erosion issue for growers in the Scaddan district north of Esperance, WA... Pulses tended to be affected by heat stress and short podding periods, but high commodity prices meant that, overall, these crops performed well...
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Author : Sharon Watt GRDC South Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley says this year's Farm Business Update in Launceston will tackle some of the major issues facing Tasmanian grain growers... GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley, of Conara, says this year's Farm Business Update at The Tramsheds will tackle some of the major issues facing Tasmanian grain growers... Mr Pengilley says that while cereal crops are an appealing option, any decision to move into grain production comes with plenty of questions around harvest logistics, machinery options and for some growers, even deciding if continuing to farm at all is the right choice...
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Ballarat forum to promote uptake of grains research innovations.. "Steve's insights will be of enormous interest and value, and will set the scene for the two days of presentations from experts from across Australia who will deliver information and knowledge about the latest advances in grains research and development," Mr Pengilley said... Keynote speakers include Crop Circle Consulting director and agronomist Grant Thompson who will assess herbicide options for the control of wild radish; CSIRO researcher James Hunt and Southern Farming Systems researcher Annieka Paridaen who will delve into strategies and tactics to extend whole farm water use efficiency; and Rural Management Strategies consultant Rob Patterson who will look at the impact of brown manuring on financial and production risk management...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) recognises that uptake of cutting-edge research and development outcomes is fundamental in the quest by growers to lift yields and returns, and will next month host a major forum in Temora to help accelerate the adoption of the latest agronomic recommendations... "Steve's insights will be of enormous interest and value, and will set the scene for the two days of presentations from experts from across Australia who will deliver information and knowledge about the latest advances in grains research and development," Mr Pengilley said... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair, Keith Pengilley, says the Temora forum will feature experts from across Australia and beyond who will deliver information and knowledge about the latest advances in grains research and development ...
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