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Mallee grains forum to offer new knowledge for growers.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will host a grains research Update at Manangatang on July 23... Caption: Unearthing insights into the costly soil-borne disease, Rhizoctonia bare patch, will be the topic of a presentation at the Manangatang grains research Update by Dr Alan McKay from the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI)...
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Wimmera growers to glean new insights from research.. South Australian farmer Graham Hayes will tackle the topic of "nailing snails", offering local growers advice on practical prevention and control measures, based on lessons he has learnt from personal experience... The forum will conclude with Dennis Hoiberg from Lessons Learnt Consulting looking at the strategies growers can employ to remain calm and engaged when placed under pressure and facing change...
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SARDI's Dr Alan McKay inspects root systems affected by Rhizoctonia... "We are not completely sure why, but suspect that the break crops might not have been completely grass-free, as grasses and cereals are the main hosts of Rhizoctonia," Dr McKay says... Dr McKay says early indications are that where the 2015 season was particularly poor in some areas of Victoria, many growers will be planting wheat on wheat in 2016 to recover some of the inputs from the previous season...
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SARDI's Dr Alan McKay inspects root systems affected by Rhizoctonia... "We are not completely sure why, but suspect that the break crops might not have been completely grass-free, as grasses and cereals are the main hosts of Rhizoctonia," Dr McKay says... Dr McKay says early indications are that where the 2015 season was particularly poor in some areas of Victoria, many growers will be planting wheat on wheat in 2016 to recover some of the inputs from the previous season...
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Mallee grains forum to offer new knowledge for growers.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) will host a grains research Update at Manangatang on July 23... Caption: Unearthing insights into the costly soil-borne disease, Rhizoctonia bare patch, will be the topic of a presentation at the Manangatang grains research Update by Dr Alan McKay from the South Australian Research and Development Institute (SARDI)...
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South Australian farmer Graham Hayes will tackle the topic of "nailing snails", offering local growers advice on practical prevention and control measures, based on lessons he has learnt from personal experience... One of the major challenges facing the region's growers is herbicide resistant weeds and this escalating problem will be addressed by Dr Chris Preston from the University of Adelaide... The forum will conclude with Dennis Hoiberg from Lessons Learnt Consulting looking at the strategies growers can employ to remain calm and engaged when placed under pressure and facing change...
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Research unearthing insights into costly soilborne disease.. Dr Alan McKay, of the SA Research and Development Institute (SARDI) Soil Biology and Molecular Diagnostics unit, says the current research program aims to improve disease prediction, reliability of existing control strategies and support development of new methods of control... Caption: Dr Alan McKay of SARDI's Soil Biology and Molecular Diagnostics unit, pictured speaking at a GRDC grains research Update, says the GRDC-funded Rhizoctonia research program aims to improve disease prediction, reliability of existing control strategies and support development of new methods of control...
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Research funded by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is making significant progress towards improving options for the management of Rhizoctonia bare patch disease, which is presenting as a potential threat to cereal crops this season... Dr Alan McKay, of the SA Research and Development Institute (SARDI) Soil Biology and Molecular Diagnostics unit, says the current research program aims to improve disease prediction, reliability of existing control strategies and support development of new methods of control... Caption: Dr Alan McKay of SARDI's Soil Biology and Molecular Diagnostics unit, pictured speaking at a GRDC grains research Update, says the GRDC-funded Rhizoctonia research program aims to improve disease prediction, reliability of existing control strategies and support development of new methods of control...
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