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Ready in time for the 2013 harvest, it is an initiative of the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Albany port zone Regional Cropping Solutions Network (RCSN) and was produced by the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) with support from the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative and growers... Project leader Alex Douglas, of DAFWA, said excellent HWSC studies had previously been conducted in WA's northern and central grainbelt but less had been known about effective methods used by growers in southern areas, where seasonal conditions are unique... "HWSC provides growers with the opportunity to more effectively manage weed populations and allows them to move away from the almost complete reliance on herbicides for weed control," she said...
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Growers share harvest weed seed control knowledge.. Ready in time for the 2013 harvest, it is an initiative of the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) Albany port zone Regional Cropping Solutions Network (RCSN) and was produced by the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) with support from the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative and growers... Project leader Alex Douglas, of DAFWA, said excellent HWSC studies had previously been conducted in WA's northern and central grainbelt but less had been known about effective methods used by growers in southern areas, where seasonal conditions are unique...
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Great Southern farmers doing 'interesting things out the back of their headers' to tackle weed seeds will be put under the research spotlight this harvest... Through its Regional Cropping Solutions (RCS) initiative, the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is supporting the production of case studies of Albany port zone growers who are using low cost, innovative methods of weed seed collection or destruction... The booklet is expected to be completed and available to farmers, researchers and other industry representatives before the 2013-14 harvest...
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