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Wheat breeder goes into bat for growers.. Mr Sheppard says delivering benefits to growers is what motivates him to serve on the GRDC northern panel... Mr Sheppard cited the GRDC-funded work undertaken by NGA that demonstrated to growers the impact crown rot and nematodes have on grain yield and the devastating effect the two have when found together in a paddock...
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Mr Sheppard says delivering benefits to growers is what motivates him to serve on the GRDC northern panel... Mr Sheppard cited the GRDC-funded work undertaken by NGA that demonstrated to growers the impact crown rot and nematodes have on grain yield and the devastating effect the two have when found together in a paddock... "I do believe growers are getting value for money from their levies and this is my main priority, no matter what work we do - benefiting growers whether it's basic or blue sky research...
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John Sheppard, GRDC northern panellist and wheat breeder who collaborated with the Cooks for many years says new varieties wouldn't happen without trial hosts such as the late Allan Cook and his wife Muriel, their son Rowland and his wife Mary, and grandson Chris and his wife Jade... Mr Sheppard says the family has been involved in research, development and extension for over 40 years with Allan Cook paving the way as a leading seed producer for the then State Wheat Board. ".. Mr Sheppard says Rowland Cook hosted a memorable Wheat Breeding Assembly tour which set the benchmark for field walks. "..
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John Sheppard, GRDC northern panellist and wheat breeder who collaborated with the Cooks for many years says new varieties wouldn't happen without trial hosts such as the late Allan Cook and his wife Muriel, their son Rowland and his wife Mary, and grandson Chris and his wife Jade... Mr Sheppard says the family has been involved in research, development and extension for over 40 years with Allan Cook paving the way as a leading seed producer for the then State Wheat Board. ".. Mr Sheppard says Rowland Cook hosted a memorable Wheat Breeding Assembly tour which set the benchmark for field walks. "..
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