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Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley says herbicide resistance and nitrogen management have been identified by the Panel, and the Regional Cropping Solutions Networks which support the Panel, as the two agronomic issues of most significance in the southern cropping region and these will be the focus of this year's tour... "Herbicide resistance and nitrogen management have a major impact on growers' input costs and overall profitability so we want to get a better handle on how these issues are affecting growers and what more needs to be done to address their needs through GRDC investments in research, development and extension," Mr Pengilley said... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley (pictured on last year's spring tour) says the Panel is taking a more investigative approach to this year's spring tour by focusing on two key constraints - herbicide resistance and nitrogen management...
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Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley says herbicide resistance and nitrogen management have been identified by the Panel, and the Regional Cropping Solutions Networks which support the Panel, as the two agronomic issues of most significance in the southern cropping region and these will be the focus of this year's tour... "Herbicide resistance and nitrogen management have a major impact on growers' input costs and overall profitability so we want to get a better handle on how these issues are affecting growers and what more needs to be done to address their needs through GRDC investments in research, development and extension," Mr Pengilley said... Caption: GRDC Southern Regional Panel chair Keith Pengilley (pictured on last year's spring tour) says the Panel is taking a more investigative approach to this year's spring tour by focusing on two key constraints - herbicide resistance and nitrogen management...
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Regional cropping issues reinforced during Panel tour.. The spread of herbicide resistant weeds, crop nutrition knowledge gaps, the impact of recent frosts and beet western yellows virus, as well as the need to attract and retain the next generation of growers, advisers and researchers, were key topics raised with Panel members during their tour of parts of the southern cropping region... Mr Pengilley said not only did the tour provide Panel members with an enhanced appreciation of the issues confronting growers, but it also enabled them to validate current GRDC-funded research to ensure it was going to deliver practical outcomes for growers...
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Grains research Panel on the road to meet with growers.. Panel members will meet with growers, researchers, farming systems groups, advisers and policy decision makers to gain a greater understanding of the most pressing agronomic issues facing growers and identify future research priorities... The tour will begin on the Monday with an inspection of facilities at the Waite research campus in Adelaide where Panel members will meet with SA Research and Development Institute (SARDI) scientists who are working on GRDC-funded initiatives including oat breeding and root disease testing services...
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Grains research Panel on the road to meet with growers.. Panel members will meet with growers, researchers, farming systems groups, advisers and policy decision makers to gain a greater understanding of the most pressing agronomic issues facing growers and identify future research priorities... The tour will begin on the Monday with an inspection of facilities at the Waite research campus in Adelaide where Panel members will meet with SA Research and Development Institute (SARDI) scientists who are working on GRDC-funded initiatives including oat breeding and root disease testing services...
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