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Catalogue: GRDC Media
"I wear three hats as a southern panel member - I'm an experienced farmer, and I've also had a strong background in research... Building skills and capacity for grains industry research is a particular passion for Bill, who recognises the need to support researchers in providing first-class outcomes for advisers and growers... By developing better research capacity, Bill would like to see effective, practical outcomes for growers in tackling every-day issues, such as weed control and herbicide resistance, which are major concerns in his local area...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
"I wear three hats as a southern panel member - I'm an experienced farmer, and I've also had a strong background in research... Building skills and capacity for grains industry research is a particular passion for Bill, who recognises the need to support researchers in providing first-class outcomes for advisers and growers... By developing better research capacity, Bill would like to see effective, practical outcomes for growers in tackling every-day issues, such as weed control and herbicide resistance, which are major concerns in his local area...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" Focus on fundamentals key to farm business success 20 March 2014 Understanding then concentrating on 'what pays the bills' is the first step to achieving farm business success, according to Beaumont farmer and Nuffield scholar Matthew Hill... Mr Hill recently addressed the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Farm Business Update in Merredin, providing a grower's perspective on keys to successful farm business management... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
Influences on costs and profit Profit is driven by income and costs the impact on income should be considered when changing costs. '.. SAF is totally reliant on all operations to be undertaken by the contractors mutual obligation to each party is very strong - my preferred terminology of a `partnership`... I have always provided a worksheet to staff listing not only the salary, but also the other cash components of the package such as superannuation, housing, power and phones...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Through the creation and sharing of research and knowledge, ABCA's work aims to place biotechnology and gene technology into context as another invaluable innovation for Australian agriculture, ensuring that science guides public policy for the future of farming.UK-based company PG Economics has released its annual report on the impact of GM crops, including economic and environmental benefits for the Australian grains industry... GM wheat was said to be a decade away at the recent Pastoralists and Graziers' Association (PGA) convention in Perth, but industry is laying the groundwork to introduce this technology when the market is ready... Multiple genes must be disabled to modify a trait...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Michael began working full-time with his parents, Nina and Peter, on the family farm at Nile in 1992, with Bill, Jo and Rob later joining the business... Of the 3100 hectares that Starston Farms had accrued before the separation, Michael and Fiona now farm 1080ha at Nile and have another 800ha jointly leased with Bill and Jill... Michael and Fiona grow poppies, peas, canola, lucerne hay, beans, wheat and barley, leasing out land for carrot and red beet seed, and sub-leasing ground for potatoes...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
GMOs and Gene Technology in AustraliaAustralians given the European perspectiveBiotechnology policies of farm groupsCoexistence trials updateMore bans likely on GM crops top of page.. The progress of GM foods and crops through the regulatory system has slowed, with more stringent and transparent legislation developed to address management of potential risks and concerns... Keep browsing 0 Responses to GMOs and Gene Technology in AustraliaAustralians given the European perspectiveBiotechnology policies of farm groupsCoexistence trials updateMore bans likely on GM crops..
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" Advances in weed management - Webinar 2 - Spray application in summer fallows 20 December 2013 Changing weed species, changing climate patterns and the requirement for double knock applications using contact herbicides to control difficult weeds are seeing an increase in summer fallow herbicide applications in most broadacre zero till farming systems... The webinar will investigate the balance between minimising spray drift and ensuring reliable efficacy via efficient spray deposition on the target when making spray applications during the warmer summer months... Bill is recognised as the leading spray application adviser in Australia, having traveled extensively across Australia running numerous spray application workshops on how to maximise the performance and minimise the risks associated with broadacre spraying...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" Over the Fence: From wool to wheat in a working lifetime - Apr 2012 08 August 2012.. Where once merino wool production was 'king', crops now dominate the farming region of south west Queensland, including on Bill and Rosemary Galagher's 4000-hectare Thallon district property "Langoora"... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" IWM: Spray Application of Herbicides - Spray Deposition 11 November 2013 Bill Gordon, (Spray Application Consultant) compares deposition of translocated and contact products... Bill demonstrates methods for testing deposition in stubble and between the rows... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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