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Hosted by ICAN, the webinar is targeted at grain growers and advisers throughout Australia and will be presented by Peter Newman, of the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative... " the webinar will look at the ecology of wild radish and how to use this information to assist in managing it; its herbicide resistance status; and weed control tactics that have been successfully employed to manage this weed.".. To participate, use a laptop, tablet or personal computer to watch and listen to a 30 minute presentation, which will be followed by about 15 minutes for questions...
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Hosted by ICAN, the webinar is targeted at grain growers and advisers throughout Australia and will be presented by Peter Newman, of the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative... "Wild radish is one of the most competitive and difficult to control broadleaf weeds of winter cereal crops, with weed seeds persisting for many years... " the webinar will look at the ecology of wild radish and how to use this information to assist in managing it; its herbicide resistance status; and weed control tactics that have been successfully employed to manage this weed."..
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The sustainable management of insect pests in grain crops is the thrust behind a series of workshops for grains industry advisers and growers to be held in South Australia in March and April... Topics include implementing an integrated approach to insect management and associated decision making process; monitoring, scouting and economic thresholds; integrated pest management tools including cultural control, conserving beneficial insects and appropriate use of 'softer' or more 'selective' insecticide options; and key pest ecology... Presenting will be entomologists Melina Miles (Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Queensland), Greg Baker, Kym Perry and Michael Nash (SA Research and Development Institute), with workshops facilitated by John Cameron from Independent Consultants Australia Network (ICAN)...
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NSW agronomists will have the opportunity to prepare for the future of insect management in grain crops at a series of workshops set to kick off in NSW during March... Workshop facilitator, Mark Congreve, ICAN says the pending crisis of insecticide resistance, coupled with the regulatory withdrawal of a number of older insecticide registrations, has prompted a re-think from advisers on the sustainability of their strategies for managing insect pests... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)-sponsored workshops will deliver content developed by leading entomologists from NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSW DPI), Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Queensland (DAFF Qld), SARDI and the CESAR group...
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Weed control on non-crop areas outside the paddock and on the perimeter of crops can sometimes be overlooked... Weeds often invade from the perimeters of paddocks, so an important integrated weed management (IWM) tactic is to keep fencelines and paddock boundaries free of invading species... "Long term sustainable weed management requires an IWM strategy using a range of different tools, not just to manage the weeds that you can see but to prevent them getting into the paddock in the first place...
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" GRDC Northern Grower Updates - Pittsworth 11 October 2013 GRDC Northern Grower Update coordinator, John Cameron, of ICAN, discusses how update topics are selected to maximise benefits for growers... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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The early and effective control of summer weeds is critical if northern growers are to maximise stored soil moisture and nutrients for next season's crops... In a bid to increase industry knowledge of the latest research and development outcomes and best practice recommendations on control tactics for summer grass weeds, the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is holding two webinars on grass weed control on Wednesday December 3 and Wednesday December 10... Mr Congreve said planning a coordinated and effective strategy to control in-crop and fallow weeds, particularly problem grassy weeds, would help growers maximise crop yields while delaying the development of resistance on the farm...
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Ray Harrington to address NSW IWM workshops.. Western Australian grower and inventor of the renowned Harrington Seed Destructor, Ray Harrington, will be a keynote speaker at a series of one day workshops aimed at addressing management strategies for the region's most problematic weeds through the destruction of weed seedbanks and use of integrated control options to improve cropping options and profitability... The workshops are run by ICAN Rural as part of a new project supported by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and being held in partnership with WeedSmart, an industry-led initiative managed by AHRI which is aimed at enhancing on-farm practices and promoting the long term sustainability of herbicide use in Australian agriculture...
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The sustainable management of insect pests in grain crops is the thrust behind a series of workshops for grains industry advisers and growers to be held in South Australia in March and April... Topics include implementing an integrated approach to insect management and associated decision making process; monitoring, scouting and economic thresholds; integrated pest management tools including cultural control, conserving beneficial insects and appropriate use of 'softer' or more 'selective' insecticide options; and key pest ecology... Presenting will be entomologists Melina Miles (Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Queensland), Greg Baker, Kym Perry and Michael Nash (SA Research and Development Institute), with workshops facilitated by John Cameron from Independent Consultants Australia Network (ICAN)...
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The sustainable management of insect pests in grain crops is the thrust behind a series of workshops for grains industry advisers and growers to be held in Victoria in early April... Topics include implementing an integrated approach to insect management and associated decision making process; monitoring, scouting and economic thresholds; integrated pest management tools including cultural control, conserving beneficial insects and appropriate use of 'softer' or more 'selective' insecticide options; and key pest ecology... Workshops will be facilitated by John Cameron from Independent Consultants Australia Network (ICAN)...
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