You are here

conducting new research

Catalogue: GRDC Media
A major collaborative research effort aims to develop and deliver solutions for a range of soil constraints which limit productive grain cropping in Western Australia... Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said 'Soils Constraints - West' was focusing on non-wetting soils, subsoil constraints, soil compaction and soil acidity... "Soil Constraints - West represents more than $33 million of new research aimed at addressing these significant issues over the next five years," he said...
Related categories:
Catalogue: GRDC Media
A major collaborative research effort aims to develop and deliver solutions for a range of soil constraints which limit productive grain cropping in Western Australia... Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said 'Soils Constraints - West' was focusing on non-wetting soils, subsoil constraints, soil compaction and soil acidity... "Soil Constraints - West represents more than $33 million of new research aimed at addressing these significant issues over the next five years," he said...
Related categories:
Catalogue: GRDC Media
Don't let snails eat into your crop profits.. "Controlling summer weeds is important as it means that snails are more likely to eat baits, which should be applied before snails lay eggs, which occurs generally in late summer or early autumn," she said... "Snails causing damage to WA crops are predominantly small conical snails, although round snails are also a problem at Esperance, Hopetoun and in parts of the Geraldton port zone," she said...
Related categories:
Catalogue: GRDC Media
"Controlling summer weeds is important as it means that snails are more likely to eat baits, which should be applied before snails lay eggs, which occurs generally in late summer or early autumn," she said... Ms Micic said there were increasing reports from WA growers of snails causing damage to crops and requiring control... "Snails causing damage to WA crops are predominantly small conical snails, although round snails are also a problem at Esperance, Hopetoun and in parts of the Geraldton port zone," she said...
Related categories: