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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
The technology has been widely adopted because of the ease of management and relatively low cost... Pharmaceuticals - transgenic corn is being evaluated by scientists to produce pharmaceuticals for medical use, including an antibody against the production of HIV... The Australian corn industry needs to develop protocols and plans so that these new traits can be evaluated and potentially commercially released in Australia...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Popping corn's secrets - GrowNotes shows the way for maize.. Maize production in the northern grainbelt has entered a new era with the recent launch of the GRDC's online GrowNotes for maize.. Cover of maize GrowNotes "The GRDC actively listens to and values the feedback from growers and advisers."..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
GRDC GrowNotes show the way for maize.. " the outcomes have traditionally been communicated to industry via media and annual GRDC events like the GRDC Updates for Growers and Advisors," says Mr Clark... Local, timely information "Feedback indicates that growers want more specific information, tailored to their area, in a format they can easily access," says GRDC's Regional Grower Services Manager for the northern region, Sharon O'Keeffe...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
GRDC GrowNotes show the way for maize.. " the outcomes have traditionally been communicated to industry via media and annual GRDC events like the GRDC Updates for Growers and Advisors," says Mr Clark... Local, timely information "Feedback indicates that growers want more specific information, tailored to their area, in a format they can easily access," says GRDC's Regional Grower Services Manager for the northern region, Sharon O'Keeffe...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Maize production in the northern grainbelt has entered a new era with the recent launch of the GRDC's online GrowNotes for maize.. Cover of maize GrowNotes "The GRDC actively listens to and values the feedback from growers and advisers.".. The Maize GrowNotes provides a thorough overview of the crop, offering all the key research undertaken on maize in Australia...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" GCTV7: Maize Industry confident 04 May 2012 Maize growers in Australia have reason to feel confident about the future... Highly productive in good seasons, 32.77: with flexible options for planting and harvest, 35.73: maize remains relatively unscathed by pre-harvest rainfall, and has numerous varieties for a 41.59: diverse range of uses... 69.72: Narrator: With demand in east and southeast Asia expected 73.67: to rise by 50 percent in the next eight years; major maize producing countries like China 79.33: and India becoming nett importers; and the US 83.34: increasingly using maize for ethanol production; opportunities for Australian maize exports 88.59: into Asia should increase significantly...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
One of the most enthusiastic advocates of Australian maize is Un Hwan Yum, senior managing director of Dong Il Grain, South Korea's largest dry miller of maize, which produces hominy and grits for breakfast cereals and snack foods, as well as cornflour... President of the Maize Association of Australia Harley Bligh - who regularly sells into the Korean market - says the decision to grow maize is not as simple as having a buyer, or even a good price... Mr Bligh says a study funded by the GRDC and the Queensland Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry identified strong niche food markets for GMO-free maize in Japan, South Korea and potentially in Taiwan...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
President of the Maize Association of Australia Harley Bligh - who regularly sells into the Korean market - says the decision to grow maize is not as simple as having a buyer, or even a good price... "Almost all maize in Australia is irrigated, and as an irrigator I have to look at the return per megalitre of water used," he says... Mr Bligh says a study funded by the GRDC and the Queensland Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry identified strong niche food markets for GMO-free maize in Japan, South Korea and potentially in Taiwan...
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