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Genetics continuum keeps the profit margin open.. Mike O'Hare has set aside a portion of his farm for the new wheat variety Beckom after it performed well in GRDC-supported National Variety Trials on his property in southern NSW... Although narrow row spacings allow crops to compete well with weeds, he is aware of the need to preserve the efficacy of glyphosate and likes to use wider points and several other tactics to slow the development of herbicide resistance...
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Based in Adelaide in South Australia, Mike is a researcher with the University of Adelaide and CSIRO at the Waite campus... Mike currently manages the Fertiliser Technology Research Centre at the University of Adelaide and has a wide network of contacts and collaborators nationally and internationally in the fertiliser industry and in soil fertility research... Mike is looking forward to contributing his expertise in soils and crop nutrition to the Southern Panel's discussions and decision-making and hopes his personal experience with overseas research initiatives will be a positive asset for the Panel and the GRDC...
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Based in Adelaide in South Australia, Mike is a researcher with the University of Adelaide and CSIRO at the Waite campus... Mike currently manages the Fertiliser Technology Research Centre at the University of Adelaide and has a wide network of contacts and collaborators nationally and internationally in the fertiliser industry and in soil fertility research... Mike is looking forward to contributing his expertise in soils and crop nutrition to the Southern Panel's discussions and decision-making and hopes his personal experience with overseas research initiatives will be a positive asset for the Panel and the GRDC...
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Mike is presenting results from 3 years of testing wild radish for Glyphosate resistance... The report is the first to confirm the evolution of glyphosate resistance in wild radish and serves as a reminder of the importance of diverse weed control strategies... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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Summer sowing hard-seeded annual pasture legumes, using seed harvested on-farm, has been a robust method of establishing pastures on Mike O'Hare's New South Wales property.. Ms Hackney says the high feed availability of all species, but particularly the biserrula, in autumn/winter is of substantial value to mixed-farming enterprises and has implications for increased nitrogen fixation for subsequent crops... Overall, lamb live-weight gains averaged 350 grams per head per day when measured over 56 days during spring 2014...
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