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For more info go to http://www.nvtonline.com.au and http://www.grdc.com.au/UpdateProceedings WATCH MORE: GroundCover TV story on Early Sowing for Optimal Flowering: http://www.grdc.com.au/GCTV13-OptimalFlowering READ MORE: article: http://www.grdc.com.au/GC109-EarlySowingStrategies 7.49: GCTV Extension Files: Early Sowing Opportunities 7.529: Presenter: James Hunt CSIRO Plant Industry If you want to take advantage of early sowing 10.04: opportunities and plant a slow maturing wheat either a winter wheat or a slow maturing spring 14.469: wheat you really need to change your agronomy and make sure that you 20.41: set-up to do that... The best way of achieving that is through a double break and that is 36.23: a situation where you might have a pasture or a hay crop or a grain legume and then the 41.58: next year you have a canola so you have got two good years of control on grass weeds and 46.79: you have also suppressed root diseases like Take-All and you are really setup to be able 51.33: to grab an early sowing opportunity and go in and sow a slow maturing wheat without getting 56.479: a knockdown on any of the weeds... For 125.09: instance in southern NSW if you have got Wedgetail and Gregory, Wedgetail being a winter wheat, 130.74: Gregory a mid-fast spring wheat you can take advantage of a sowing opportunity over a three 136.75: month period by switching which variety you choose then you maximise the yield of both 142.2: by ensuring that as much of that crop is flowering during the optimal period...
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Dual-purpose crops can provide flexibility in sowing time, forage at a key time of the year and in some cases can increase returns from crops... Our research has shown that defoliation of crops can slow early water use (see Fig 4) compared to undefoliated crops... We believe the high yield penalties occurred because the crop had insufficient time to achieve adequate biomass at flowering in order to fully recover grain yield ; this is particularly an issue in the northern region where crops develop very quickly...
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Updates session to focus on frost early sowing.. Opportunities to sow crops early can lead to significant yield gains... An 'early sowing opportunities and managing frost risk' focus session will be held at the Updates from 2.10 to 5pm on Tuesday, March 1, featuring an expert panel presenting the latest information about opportunities to sow early, variety selection and risk management strategies for frost...
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Updates session to focus on frost early sowing.. Opportunities to sow crops early can lead to significant yield gains... An 'early sowing opportunities and managing frost risk' focus session will be held at the Updates from 2.10 to 5pm on Tuesday, March 1, featuring an expert panel presenting the latest information about opportunities to sow early, variety selection and risk management strategies for frost...
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Maurie Street, Grain Orana Alliance (GOA) chief executive officer says growers who have their winter cropping program planned and ready to go will benefit if they are able to use a potentially short planting window to best effect... "The key to a successful planting this year will be being prepared across the farming system by putting some thought into nutritional requirements, a planting program taking into account wetter paddocks and crop selection," Mr Street said... Mr Street said there was likely to be big canola planting in the central west this year due to depressed wheat prices...
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" GCTV15: Wheat Variety Performance WA 17 November 2014 Western Australia's wheat harvest results will add new data to the National Variety Trials including the performance of new noodle wheat varieties Zen and Supreme... In contrast on the south coast the break occurred 40.39: later in May so those growers didn't have the opportunity for early sowing opportunities 45.129: using those longer maturing varieties such as Yitpi and the new varieties that are coming 49.429: through Trojan and Harper... The dry conditions in August and September 64.96: has meant that disease hasn't been a big issue for crops but this year we've had reports 69.32: of crown rot out in the eastern districts...
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