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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Northern research measures dual-purpose profitability.. Overall, grazing cereals and canola add to income flexibility and profitability depending on crop and livestock markets... Research has shown that winter dual-purpose varieties provide the most grazing biomass, with early-sown, long-season cultivars producing enough biomass to support more than 2000 dry sheep equivalent (DSE) days per hectare in both the Tableland and Northern Slopes areas of NSW...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Northern research measures dual-purpose profitability.. Overall, grazing cereals and canola add to income flexibility and profitability depending on crop and livestock markets... Research has shown that winter dual-purpose varieties provide the most grazing biomass, with early-sown, long-season cultivars producing enough biomass to support more than 2000 dry sheep equivalent (DSE) days per hectare in both the Tableland and Northern Slopes areas of NSW...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Double croppers warm to maize expansion.. The ability to get maize off quickly is important on the Reynolds' 900-hectare property at Congupna, near Shepparton in Victoria, because there, at the southern end of the traditional maize-growing region, high moisture levels can delay harvest, causing yield penalties... The ability to harvest maize earlier and faster using the grain dryer has helped shield the summer crop against this seasonal risk and has also enabled them to expand their irrigated maize country...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Atop the steps of his mixed-flow grain dryer, Craig says it is the centrepiece of the new on-farm system that has improved harvest and seeding efficiency and given them more control over the tight window between summer and winter grain cropping... The ability to get maize off quickly is important on the Reynolds' 900-hectare property at Congupna, near Shepparton in Victoria, because there, at the southern end of the traditional maize-growing region, high moisture levels can delay harvest, causing yield penalties... The ability to harvest maize earlier and faster using the grain dryer has helped shield the summer crop against this seasonal risk and has also enabled them to expand their irrigated maize country...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The region's grains advisers will go back to school in August at insect pest workshops supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)... The one-day workshop is a new initiative and aims to help advisers explore more effective and sustainable strategies for managing insect pests in summer and winter grain crops... Dow AgroSciences and Syngenta have provided additional support for the workshops which will take place at Dalby, Queensland on 13 August and Moree, NSW on 15 August...
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