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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
Choose a cultivar with adequate blackleg resistance for your region... For individual site results consult the NVTonline website... Background: Blackleg disease can be minimised by a number of factors including sowing cultivars with high blackleg resistance, avoiding sowing in close proximity to last year's stubble and applying fungicides (see the current Blackleg Management Guide for details www.grdc.com.au)...
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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
Choose a cultivar with adequate blackleg resistance for your region... For individual site results consult the NVTonline website... Background: Blackleg disease can be minimised by a number of factors including sowing cultivars with high blackleg resistance, avoid sowing canola in close proximity to last year's stubble and applying fungicides (see the current Blackleg Management Guide for details - www.grdc.com.au)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
In 2013 pod infection was observed in all monitored regions of Victoria... Pod infection will result in seed infection.&nbsp; Infected seeds may die and shrivel and/or cause pod shatter, reducing yield... Even if flower petals are infected, dry conditions or cool wet conditions during petal fall will prevent stem infection development.<strong> <br></strong></li> </ol><h3>Research findings in 2013</h3> <p>In 2013 sclerotinia was observed in all canola producing states it was more severe in North Eastern Victoria, NSW and WA...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
" Date: 01.06.2007 Grower groups - Celebrating 10 years of community R&D miga.. Growers in Western Australia's northern wheatbelt gathered earlier this year to celebrate a decade of local cropping research by the Mingenew-Irwin Group (MIG)... The group now employs three full-time and two part-time officers, as well as two consultants...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus can be a threat in all environments, and it is recommended that seed be treated with imidicloprid, or crops closely monitored for aphid infestation and sprayed ... In the circumstances using fertilisers that have a higher sulphur content, like MES 10 or Airseeder Superfect, can be beneficial... A fast track project was initiated to demonstrate and evaluate a range of management strategies that Twelve farms were surveyed across the western districts of southern Victoria that were considered suitable as potential trial sites based on grower and adviser recommendations...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Peer-to-peer learning pushes success in extension.. After travelling through North America to look at the US and Canadian systems, which seemed to rely less on information sharing by growers and more of a top-down approach to dissemination of information, Chris visited Ireland and Europe where research and extension is largely privatised... The number of dairy discussion groups in Ireland has gone from 50 to 500 and Chris believes he understands why it has been so successful: "Benchmarking is an important tool," he says...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
While DBM has been difficult to control with older organophosphates and synthetic pyrethroids, spinetoram (Success NEO from Dow AgroSciences) and emamectin benzoate (Affirm from Syngenta) are highly effective and with careful management will continue to provide canola growers with cost-effective DBM control for many years... Trials were assessed by counting larvae immediately before application and at intervals following... To maintain this situation and keep Success and Affirm highly effective in controlling DBM, it is vital that neither product is used repeatedly...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
WA Grains Nuffield scholar commended.. "The GRDC is pleased to sponsor four Grains Nuffield scholarships this year and congratulates the recipients including Western Australia's Reece Curwen," GRDC capacity building program manager Kathleen Allan said... "The GRDC invests in a range of skill and capacity building activities that are aimed at supporting current and potential members of the Australian grains industry to improve their capacity to lead, learn, change, innovate and advance the industry...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
WA Grains Nuffield scholar commended.. "The GRDC is pleased to sponsor four Grains Nuffield scholarships this year and congratulates the recipients including Western Australia's Reece Curwen," GRDC capacity building program manager Kathleen Allan said... "The GRDC invests in a range of skill and capacity building activities that are aimed at supporting current and potential members of the Australian grains industry to improve their capacity to lead, learn, change, innovate and advance the industry...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Farmers see pH as a influencer of yield and test and manage soils ... Overall, farmers lack skills/confidence to have a go - and don't know a "trusted someone" to get advice from... This season he had a delver made and he now contracts himself out to farmers...
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