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Farmer of the Year to address Lameroo grains forum.. One of the challenges facing growers in the region is the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds, and tackling this issue at the Update will be the University of Adelaide's Chris Preston who will focus on brome grass management... Kenton Porker from the SA Research and Development Institute will explore the impact of sulphur application on nitrogen uptake in barley crops growing on sandy soils, while Michael Laws from the University of Adelaide will discuss the progress of research into screening and filtering for wheat that is resilient in frost conditions...
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Crop management practices key for SA grain growers in 2012 Suppression of crop diseases, pests and weeds will be critical for South Australian grain growers looking to maximise productivity from their plantings in 2012... Mr Shannon said the two-day Update was designed to equip advisers and consultants with the latest agronomic information and resources - delivered by industry experts from throughout Australia and around the globe - to guide and support grain growers over the coming year... Expectations of another big canola crop going in this year has generated widespread concern among industry authorities about the potential for a high risk of blackleg disease," Mr Shannon said. "..
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Crop management practices key for SA grain growers in 2012 Suppression of crop diseases, pests and weeds will be critical for South Australian grain growers looking to maximise productivity from their plantings in 2012... Mr Shannon said the two-day Update was designed to equip advisers and consultants with the latest agronomic information and resources - delivered by industry experts from throughout Australia and around the globe - to guide and support grain growers over the coming year... Expectations of another big canola crop going in this year has generated widespread concern among industry authorities about the potential for a high risk of blackleg disease," Mr Shannon said. "..
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One of the challenges facing growers in the region is the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds, and tackling this issue at the Update will be the University of Adelaide's Chris Preston who will focus on brome grass management... Kenton Porker from the SA Research and Development Institute will explore the impact of sulphur application on nitrogen uptake in barley crops growing on sandy soils, while Michael Laws from the University of Adelaide will discuss the progress of research into screening and filtering for wheat that is resilient in frost conditions... The "best bet" options and practices for growing pulses in the Mallee region will be detailed by SARDI's Larn McMurray, and Chris McDonough from Rural Solutions SA will discuss how growers can ensure healthy, vigorous crops the first year after a pasture phase...
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Grains challenges opportunities on agenda at Naracoorte forum.. Cropping issues of most concern to grain growers in the South-East will be dissected and discussed at a grains research forum in Naracoorte later this month... Nick Poole from FAR Australia will discuss fungicide management and timing, looking at canopy and fungicide management for cereals in the high rainfall zone, and strategies growers can employ to maintain green leaf area and maximise yield potential...
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Protecting crops from diseases and pests and promoting crop yields and returns will be the thrust of a grains research forum at Cummins on August 20... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is hosting an Update for growers at the Ramblers Football Club Rooms, Pontons Grove... Hugh Wallwork and Marg Evans from the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI) will open the Update with a discussion about dealing with threatening diseases in wheat and barley...
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