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GRDC western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said the RCSNs were a vital part of the GRDC's issues identification process for the western grain growing region... Ms Hill said the GRDC RCSN initiative had created valuable links between growers, GRDC personnel, researchers and other industry representatives and increased the GRDC's 'on the ground' presence in WA... Prior to her role as GRDC RCSN coordinator, Ms Hill worked for several years for the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) and with her husband owned and ran a broadacre farm at Ravensthorpe until 2010...
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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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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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At a combined meeting of the RCSNs in 2014 were GRDC Southern Regional Panel member Susan Findlay Tickner (left) of Horsham (Victoria); low rainfall zone RCSN member Barry Mudge, Port Germein (SA); and Jen Lillecrapp of Struan (SA), who is a co-facilitator for both the HRZ and MRZ networks... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has announced new appointments to its southern Regional Cropping Solutions Networks (RCSNs)... Two growers and a research agronomist have joined the RCSNs which help to inform investment in grains research, development and extension (RD&E) to address the priority issues and opportunities that affect crop production and profitability in the southern region (Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and central west and southern New South Wales)...
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At a combined meeting of the RCSNs in 2014 were GRDC Southern Regional Panel member Susan Findlay Tickner (left) of Horsham (Victoria); low rainfall zone RCSN member Barry Mudge, Port Germein (SA); and Jen Lillecrapp of Struan (SA), who is a co-facilitator for both the HRZ and MRZ networks... Two growers and a research agronomist have joined the RCSNs which help to inform investment in grains research, development and extension (RD&E) to address the priority issues and opportunities that affect crop production and profitability in the southern region (Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia and central west and southern New South Wales)... Andrew Rice, GRDC Manager Regional Grower Services - South, has welcomed to the networks the three new members who join 39 other RCSNs members located across the southern region...
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GRDC western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts said the RCSNs were a vital part of the GRDC's issues identification process for the western grain growing region... Ms Hill said the GRDC RCSN initiative had created valuable links between growers, GRDC personnel, researchers and other industry representatives and increased the GRDC's 'on the ground' presence in WA... Prior to her role as GRDC RCSN coordinator, Ms Hill worked for several years for the Department of Agriculture and Food (DAFWA) and with her husband owned and ran a broadacre farm at Ravensthorpe until 2010...
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Meet the people on your RCSN - a GRDC initiative: Tony White (Kwinana West).. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is using its 'bush telegraph' to deliver grassroots research funding to improve farm profitability in Western Australia... One of WA's GRDC RCSN representatives in WA is grower Tony White, from Miling north-west of Perth, who operates a 5000 hectare mixed farming enterprise consisting of wheat, barley, lupins, canola and oats for hay, as well as Merino sheep and beef cattle...
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Meet the people on your RCSN - a GRDC initiative: Tony White (Kwinana West).. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) is using its 'bush telegraph' to deliver grassroots research funding to improve farm profitability in Western Australia... One of WA's GRDC RCSN representatives in WA is grower Tony White, from Miling north-west of Perth, who operates a 5000 hectare mixed farming enterprise consisting of wheat, barley, lupins, canola and oats for hay, as well as Merino sheep and beef cattle...
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