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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Growers and Advisers - Adelaide 20 Financial policy and markets: bonds sell off but no crash, search for yield in equities and properties, $A most likely path signi cantly lower... We conduct basic and applied research using both ground robots and aerial robots that is helping to shape the future of farm mechanisation... 2. When N is limiting yield, if a legume break crop is grown 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Growers and Advisers - Adelaide 37..
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Catalogue: GRDC 2014 Research Summaries
Grain and Graze 3 is the third phase of a mixed farming investment by the GRDC... Theme 1 - Enhanced grazing of cropped land Spring varieties of cereal and brassica crops offer a significant potential feed source for Western Australian mixed-farming businesses and can provide improved returns for mixed farmers when implemented across the whole farming system... Most farmers and advisors know that integrated complex mixed farming systems provide better returns than cropping and livestock enterprises individually, because together they help a farmer to better manage business and seasonal risk...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Families motivate new grains scholars.. "We average 1000 millimetres of rain a year at Ayr, all in the summer 'wet' season, although for the past three years it has been more like 2000mm of rain," he says. ".. Aaron plans to visits the world's tropical production powerhouses of Brazil and India to learn more about farming systems in similar conditions and elements of those systems that may be suited to production in northern Australia...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
In the last two years most canola crops have been cut for silage or hay - in 2006 almost all crops were cut and in 2007 about 80% were cut... The local growers would prefer to harvest for grain but are not afraid to cut for silage or hay; and are now working on winter grazing varieties to fill the void created by the loss of grazing wheat because of Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus... No attempt has been made to do a full cost comparison between grain and silage or hay...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
This project aims to continue to develop Variety Specific Agronomy Packages (VSAP) for wheat, canola and lupins in southern NSW and wheat and chickpeas in northern NSW... The emphasis is on these crops as the development of management packages for barley and other pulses are currently covered under separate GRDC funded projects, DAN00028, Eastern Barley Agronomy and DAN 463, Pulse Agronomy... The focus will be on issues that improve the potential of a variety in a farming system rather than issues that improve farming systems as a whole...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Mick Faulkner presenting at a GRDC Technical Workshop on septoria tritici blotch.. "In one year the MRZ can be high-rainfall and the next year it can be low-rainfall," Mick says... "Throughout the years we've been working hard on canopy management, nitrogen, soil water, time of sowing and plant growth regulators, to name a few," Mick says...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Seasonal climate forecasts are part of assessing future risks, Paul Carberry from NSW DPI after many years of talking with farmers about seasonal climate forecasts preferred to call them seasonal risk assessments... Another challenge for climate change projections is that some who want urgent action on reducing greenhouse emissions see uncertainty as an unnecessary distraction while others who are unconvinced about the need to change use the uncertainty as part of their case... The presentation will discuss some of the ways that have been used with farmers in as part of the DAFF project 's Farming Future using the notion of shifts in deciles to talk through the issue of risk management in a variable and changing climate...
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