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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: GRDC Media
While crops are commonly thought to not be susceptible to frost until flowering, with temperatures in some agricultural areas reaching -4 C (Figure 1) many crops in earlier growth stages have been affected... The GRDC recently launched a national frost initiative focused on identifying and delivering practical genetic and management solutions to assist growers to manage the impact of frost... Management - investigating if there are preventive products, stubble and nutrition management practices or other measures that growers could implement to reduce the impact of frost...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
While crops are commonly thought to not be susceptible to frost until flowering, with temperatures in some agricultural areas reaching -4 C (Figure 1) many crops in earlier growth stages have been affected... The GRDC recently launched a national frost initiative focused on identifying and delivering practical genetic and management solutions to assist growers to manage the impact of frost... Management - investigating if there are preventive products, stubble and nutrition management practices or other measures that growers could implement to reduce the impact of frost...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Mention of a trade name or company in this publication does not imply endorsement of any product or company by the Department of Agriculture... The very different scenario that emerged in NSW with widespread infection in 2005 compared with the previous smallscale detections in 2003 and 2004 has highlighted the potential of this exotic pathogen, initially considered to be relatively benign, to cause major losses when conditions favour its epidemics... Nitrogen management also needs to be right, soil needs to be tested and rates applied ...
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