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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
" Harrington Seed Destructor comparison with chaff carts and windrow burning.. Annual weeds in cropping viable systems are seed bank dependent on a.. Broomehill 8 1792 2010 harvest trials 200+ farmers witnessed the HSD in action 2010 harvest trials..
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Farm Business Updates for NSW.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will host three Farm Business Updates for southern New South Wales growers and their advisers during the remainder of this year... The Farm Business Updates will provide a unique forum for farmers and advisers to learn from and network with leading industry professionals...
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The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will host three Farm Business Updates for southern New South Wales growers and their advisers during the remainder of this year... The Farm Business Updates will provide a unique forum for farmers and advisers to learn from and network with leading industry professionals... Region South < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Farm Business Updates for NSW..
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
The project acknowledges the importance and impact of advisers and uses advisers to achieve attitude change utilising the engagement and skill base of farmer groups... The project will result in a more resilient mixed farming sector with improved whole farm profitability, whole farm sustainability and whole farm ground cover... The project will be supported by and delivered across five NRM regions in South Australia......
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Historically agricultural advisory services have been delivered by government agencies; this has changed with more than 2,300 private sector crop advisers spread across all states... Increased use and capacity of technology will impact the future of agricultural advisory services; with 'recipe farming' fast developing oversees... A recent survey of private sector crop advisers in Australia identified that approximately two thirds are retail advisers, working for a chemical, fertiliser or seed company or retail outlets...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Whilst no in-season management decisions were made based on these images, quantification of the damage using the DMSI allows for better decision making to rectify the issues... Crop Updates is a partnership between the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia and the Grains Research & Development Corporation 109.. Depending how the black and white image is generated the black area can vary in size; a minimum and maximum area was calculated and presented in Table 2...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Despite a popular perception that Australian agriculture is facing an 'age crisis', a recent study has found that Australia has a younger farming population compared with all but one other developed country - New Zealand... The study, funded by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation (RIRDC), also found that while the proportion of growers under 35 years of age had fallen by 75 per cent over the past 40 years, most growers under 35 were on the larger farms that produced the bulk of Australia's farm production... The study found that the main factor behind the fall in the percentage of growers under 35 has been the decreasing number of farms due to farm aggregation, leaving fewer opportunities for younger people to enter agriculture...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Sponsored by Australian Grain Accumulation, the origination network owned by Cargill, ProductionWise provides a fully integrated farm and crop management facility online... The focus of the system is to allow a farmer, and their agronomist, to better manage on-farm practices, allowing them to use the system as both a quality assurance & best practice tool... The system is currently being internally tested and new functionality being added...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Mention of a trade name or company in this publication does not imply endorsement of any product or company by the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia... Overall, 60-70 per cent of flour is used in traditional flat breads, 20-25 per cent of flour is used in western style breads and 5-10 per cent is used in cakes and biscuits... In summary, canola varieties sown 2-3 weeks earlier than normal (early to mid April) can be grazed in winter prior to bud elongation (usually providing 600-800 dse grazing days/ha) and recover with no impact on yield or oil...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
KEYMESSAGES Incorrect use of phosphine since the 1950s, has led to escalating resistance in stored grain insects which threatens the continued use of phosphine at the farm level... In summary, canola varieties sown 2-3 weeks earlier than normal (early to mid April) can be grazed in winter prior to bud elongation (usually providing 600-800 dse grazing days/ha) and recover with no impact on yield or oil... When running a trial it is important to: 1...
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