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Catalogue: Ground Cover
The Marshalls say biosecurity is about alert observation and ensuring adherence to practices such as hygiene procedures in order to minimise the risk of threats - diseases, pests and weeds - entering and establishing on-farm... They grow wheat, barley, canola, peas, lupins and oats along with lucerne and clover pasture for livestock and are keen to keep out weeds that may affect their crop production... The noxious weed spiny burrgrass is a concern for sheep production at 'Woorabinda' and the Marshalls have managed to keep the property free of the weed, which has spread throughout the district...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
The Central Queensland (CQ) region, including the Central Highlands and Dawson/Callide subregions, is home to some 400 grain growers... The CQ production environment is characterised by a summer dominant extremely variable and often marginal rainfall... In response to the complex, flexible and risky CQ production environment, grain growers have developed a highly opportunistic production system that is based on maximizing the use of rainfall...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
The Central Queensland (CQ) region, including the Central Highlands and Dawson/Callide subregions, is home to some 400 grain growers... The CQ production environment is characterised by a summer dominant extremely variable and often marginal rainfall... It has long been recognized that introduction of legumes and ley phases into cropping sequences are an important means by which long-term improvements in soil fertility can be achieved in CQ...
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