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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Although a high-risk crop, oaten hay has the potential to outperform all other cereals with respect to gross margins... The widespread use of genetic analysis in agriculture is limited by economic factors... In the short term, fungicides used at seeding (seed dressings or applied in-furrow with fertiliser) and foliar fungicide sprays will mitigate risk and minimise losses...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
In the last two years most canola crops have been cut for silage or hay - in 2006 almost all crops were cut and in 2007 about 80% were cut... The local growers would prefer to harvest for grain but are not afraid to cut for silage or hay; and are now working on winter grazing varieties to fill the void created by the loss of grazing wheat because of Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus... No attempt has been made to do a full cost comparison between grain and silage or hay...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
Canola crops that fail due to drought, frost, poor pod set or low grain set can be cut as silage or hay... Markets for canola hay can be unstable... Before cutting a failed canola crop for hay or silage, the withholding period (WHP) and approval for use on forage crops must be checked on the labels of all chemicals used on the crop...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
Canola crops that fail due to drought, frost, poor pod set or low grain set can be cut as silage or hay... Markets for canola hay can be unstable... Before cutting a failed canola crop for hay or silage, the withholding period (WHP) and approval for use on forage crops must be checked on the labels of all chemicals used on the crop...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
Canola crops that fail due to drought, frost, poor pod set or low grain set can be cut as silage or hay... Markets for canola hay can be unstable... Before cutting a failed canola crop for hay or silage, the withholding period (WHP) and approval for use on forage crops must be checked on the labels of all chemicals used on the crop...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Dry spring curbs hopes for a big year.. With parents Ross and Michele, and brother Kieran and his wife Elly, they grow wheat, barley, canola and linseed, trade store lambs and finish them on lucerne-based pastures... With parents Jeff and Tina, uncle and aunt Brent and Jan, cousin Adam and wife Karina, they crop wheat, barley, canola, lupins and wheaten hay...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Dry spring curbs hopes for a big year.. With parents Ross and Michele, and brother Kieran and his wife Elly, they grow wheat, barley, canola and linseed, trade store lambs and finish them on lucerne-based pastures... With parents Jeff and Tina, uncle and aunt Brent and Jan, cousin Adam and wife Karina, they crop wheat, barley, canola, lupins and wheaten hay...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
0-10 cm Zinc DTPA soil test values NSW 2008 by location... We have to maximise income when those 3 good seasons happen... The aim of this data and the economic + risk analysis is to provide you with a framework to assist you thinking through your circumstances: soil test P on each paddock, cash available to be used across all paddocks, and your attitude to risk...
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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
Canola is often windrowed to ensure all pods are mature at harvest... In summary, windrowing too early can result in lower yields and oil contents and too late will lead to shattering losses... Canola is sold into a deregulated domestic market and the responsibility of finding an acceptable price and arranging a buyer rests with the grower...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Canola is often windrowed to ensure all pods are mature at harvest... In summary, windrowing too early can result in lower yields and oil contents and too late will lead to shattering losses... Canola is sold into a deregulated domestic market and the responsibility of finding an acceptable price and arranging a buyer rests with the grower...
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