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Merredin is set to host some of agriculture's leading professionals who will deliver key business insights for the Western Australian grains industry... The event was initiated by the GRDC after its Kwinana East Regional Cropping Solutions Network (RCSN) identified improved business skills, better knowledge of profit drivers and risk management as big priorities for growers in the eastern grainbelt," he said. ".. For more information about the GRDC Farm Business Update in Merredin and to register online visit www.orm.com.au or contact ORM on 03 54416176 or email admin@orm.com.au To assist growers and advisers in understanding the capacity, strengths and weaknesses of the farm business enterprise, the GRDC has also produced a comprehensive series of fact sheets available at www.grdc.com.au/FBM-factsheets A GRDC Ground Cover Farm Business Management Supplement is available at www.grdc.com.au/GCS107 Contact Details For Interviews Peter Roberts, GRDC western panel chairman 0428 389 060 kpeterroberts@gmail.com Gavin Beever, ORM 03 5441 6176 gavin.beever@orm.com.au Contact Natalie Lee, Cox Inall Communications 08 9864 2034, 0427 189 827 nataliel@coxinall.com.au..
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GRDC report highlights farm practice trends.. GRDC farm practices project manager Jan Edwards, who co-authored the Farm Practices Survey Report 2012 , said it outlined the adoption of key management practices, including in Western Australia's central; eastern; mallee/sandplain; and northern agro-ecological zones... Specific practices detailed in the GRDC Farm Practices Survey Report 2012 include: matching land use to land capabilities; reduced or no-tillage; stubble retention; crop rotation with pastures, oilseeds and pulses; controlled traffic and precision agriculture; nutrient budgeting and soil testing; use of soil conditioners; sowing dates; managing water use efficiency; and water budgeting...
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GRDC farm practices project manager Jan Edwards, who co-authored the Farm Practices Survey Report 2012 , said it outlined the adoption of key management practices, including in Western Australia's central; eastern; mallee/sandplain; and northern agro-ecological zones... Specific practices detailed in the GRDC Farm Practices Survey Report 2012 include: matching land use to land capabilities; reduced or no-tillage; stubble retention; crop rotation with pastures, oilseeds and pulses; controlled traffic and precision agriculture; nutrient budgeting and soil testing; use of soil conditioners; sowing dates; managing water use efficiency; and water budgeting... PHOTO CAPTION: The GRDC Farm Practices Survey Report 2012 shows the percentage of farm income from winter cereals has decreased in parts of WA, and Central Queensland, while showing an increase in other areas...
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A recently released Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) report provides new insight into on-farm practices across the nation... Of this, $37 million is invested in farming practices RD&E to provide grain growers with better tools and information to enhance farm profit and sustainability, Dr Thomas said... "The report provides baseline data to monitor and evaluate which farming systems and practices are working well and where 'gaps' are evident," Dr Thomas said...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
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