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A new report outlines actions taken by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) in response to local priority issues identified by Western Australian grain growers... The GRDC's 2014-15 Regional Cropping Solutions Networks (RCSNs) Annual Report provides a summary of recent activities initiated by WA's five RCSNs, and an overview of the GRDC's investment planning process for grains research, development and extension (RD&E)... High priority issues identified in 2014-15 by WA RCSNs include profitable rotations; subsoil constraints; acidity; herbicide resistance; nematodes and soil-borne diseases; canola and the need for better agronomic packages for this crop; frost; non-wetting soils; management of seasonal and soil variability; and business management...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
A new report outlines actions taken by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) in response to local priority issues identified by Western Australian grain growers... The GRDC's 2014-15 Regional Cropping Solutions Networks (RCSNs) Annual Report provides a summary of recent activities initiated by WA's five RCSNs, and an overview of the GRDC's investment planning process for grains research, development and extension (RD&E)... High priority issues identified in 2014-15 by WA RCSNs include profitable rotations; subsoil constraints; acidity; herbicide resistance; nematodes and soil-borne diseases; canola and the need for better agronomic packages for this crop; frost; non-wetting soils; management of seasonal and soil variability; and business management...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
The report outlines some of the local research, development and extension (RD&E) priorities identified by the grain grower, adviser and researcher members of the GRDC Regional Cropping Solutions Networks (RCSN), operating across the western grain-growing region of Australia... The information resulting from this process is given to the GRDC for consideration in the investment planning cycle... "We're aiming to provide growers with information to help them determine how much ameliorant should be applied, what the impact will be on their soil pH, what type of machine would be best to incorporate it, and how much that will cost them," he said...
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Management of invertebrate pests in retained stubble farming systems was among the issues identified by the RCSNs for the 2013-14 investment cycle and subsequently addressed by GRDC investments... Panel chair Keith Pengilley says the report outlines issues identified by the RCSNs for the 2013-14 investment cycle and the actions taken by the GRDC in response to each priority issue... Among the issues identified by the RCSNs for the 2013-14 investment cycle and which were subsequently addressed by GRDC investments were: subsoil constraints in the high rainfall zone; management of invertebrate pests in retained stubble farming systems; improving production on sandy soils in the low rainfall zone; more break crop options; and increased inclusion of legumes in farming systems...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
The report outlines some of the local research, development and extension (RD&E) priorities identified by the grain grower, adviser and researcher members of the GRDC Regional Cropping Solutions Networks (RCSN), operating across the western grain-growing region of Australia... The past 12 months has seen the Regional Cropping Solutions Networks (RCSNs) mature and evolve into a strong and vital part of the GRDC issues-identification process for the western grain-growing region... The priority issues identified by the RCSNs for 2013-14 were similar to those identified in the 2012-13 year, showing that the assessment process is a strong and rigorous approach...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" Susan Findlay Tickner - Southern Regional Panel member 22 November 2013 GRDC Southern Regional Panel member Susan Findlay Tickner discusses her role in identifying and addressing priority issues for grain growers... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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