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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Fiona Hobley (pictured with a Tiny Tag temperature logger) has tested the effects of different stubble loads on frost damage south of Nyabing, Western Australia... Paul Breust, research and extension coordinator with New South Wales grower organisation FarmLink Research, says there was an interesting development from the 2013 frosts that damaged crops in the Riverina region of southern NSW... Dr Biddulph says 2012 trials near Wickepin and York in WA showed stubble burning reduced the severity and duration of frosts...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Frost Frost damage reduces crop yield and grain quality... To identify frost damage: you MUST PEEL OPEN FLOWERS and PODS on plants so that you can clearly see parts that are affected, a magnifying glass and fine tweezers or a needle can be useful... Buds, flowers, pods and seeds can all be affected by frost...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Grain growers from across Australia are playing an influential role in shaping the research direction for the Grains Research and Development Corporation's National Frost Initiative (NFI)... With years of experience managing frost in their own farming environments, the growers bring a comprehensive range of advice and support to the NFI, which is a multi-disciplinary program to mitigate the effects of frost... GRDC General Manager of Genetic Technologies, Juan Juttner, says grower engagement is pivotal to ensuring the NFI's research focus remains relevant and aligned with grower needs...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Grain growers from across Australia are playing an influential role in shaping the research direction for the Grains Research and Development Corporation's National Frost Initiative (NFI)... With years of experience managing frost in their own farming environments, the growers bring a comprehensive range of advice and support to the NFI, which is a multi-disciplinary program to mitigate the effects of frost... GRDC General Manager of Genetic Technologies, Juan Juttner, says grower engagement is pivotal to ensuring the NFI's research focus remains relevant and aligned with grower needs...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Gary Lang burns wheat stubble before sowing canola to reduce the risk of frost damage on his property north of Wickepin, Western Australia... Since then, Gary has burnt his wheat stubbles immediately before sowing canola... Gary says a hot burn is done one or two days before canola is sown and there is not usually enough stubble in the following wheat crop to warrant burning...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Gary Lang burns wheat stubble before sowing canola to reduce the risk of frost damage on his property north of Wickepin, Western Australia... Since then, Gary has burnt his wheat stubbles immediately before sowing canola... Gary says a hot burn is done one or two days before canola is sown and there is not usually enough stubble in the following wheat crop to warrant burning...
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