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Faba bean foray into the north takes hold.. With his wife Janette and son Lance, Murray was one of the first growers to sow faba beans on the Darling Downs - a region that supports about a third of all northern grain growers... In delivering faba beans to Todd Jorgensen's AssociatedGRAIN in Dalby, Murray says "cashflow" from the crop averaged $454 a tonne in 2014...
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With his wife Janette and son Lance, Murray was one of the first growers to sow faba beans on the Darling Downs - a region that supports about a third of all northern grain growers... In delivering faba beans to Todd Jorgensen's AssociatedGRAIN in Dalby, Murray says "cashflow" from the crop averaged $454 a tonne in 2014... Murray says that so far, the operational efficiency gains that stem from harvesting earlier have outweighed the risk of wet conditions downgrading the quality of the beans, which are susceptible to damage in windrows...
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Faba beans pass the low-rainfall test in NSW.. Trials by the NSW Department of Primary Industries have demonstrated that compared with chickpeas, faba beans have the edge when it comes to nitrogen input, herbicide options, weed competition and disease resistance... The Murrays were also drawn to faba beans because they are easier to harvest than chickpeas and offer an opportunity to widen their sowing and harvesting windows, reducing the demand on labour and machinery at peak times...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Faba beans pass the low-rainfall test in NSW.. Trials by the NSW Department of Primary Industries have demonstrated that compared with chickpeas, faba beans have the edge when it comes to nitrogen input, herbicide options, weed competition and disease resistance... The Murrays were also drawn to faba beans because they are easier to harvest than chickpeas and offer an opportunity to widen their sowing and harvesting windows, reducing the demand on labour and machinery at peak times...
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