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Catalogue: Ground Cover
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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
June 2013 Canola 2013/14 2013/14 June Estimate Area Production Planted (tonnes) (hectares) 550,000 880,000.. The later start may impact flowering/podding times, which could hold back yields... Western Australia had a very good start to the season, with most seeding going into moist soil after one or two knockdown sprays, average to above average rainfall from planting date onwards in most regions, and with expectations of there being average to above average yields at this early stage...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
CuRRenT AnD POTenTiAl COsTs fROM DiseAses Of OilseeD CROPs in AusTRAliA | 37 | GRDC a marked difference in present losses between the Northern and Southern Regions: disease loss in the Northern is 21.6 sper cent of the gross value of production and 6.3 per cent in the Southern... GRDC | 40 | CuRRenT AnD POTenTiAl COsTs fROM DiseAses Of OilseeD CROPs in AusTRAliA 5.3.2 Distribution of the pathogens in Australia Nineteen of the 32 diseases surveyed were reported as present in one or more zones in Australia... Overall, oilseed diseases have the potential to cause very significant costs for farmers...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Sunflowers are grown for oil production, birdseed and confectionary... Usually considered a short-season opportunity crop, sunflower is best suited to mild temperatures, but can be grown in relatively hot areas as long as moisture is not limiting... In Central Queensland, sunflower is favoured because it is a reliable producer on shallow soils and provides an option for late summer planting...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Sunflowers are grown for oil production, birdseed and confectionary... Usually considered a short-season opportunity crop, sunflower is best suited to mild temperatures, but can be grown in relatively hot areas as long as moisture is not limiting... In Central Queensland, sunflower is favoured because it is a reliable producer on shallow soils and provides an option for late summer planting...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Sunflowers are grown for oil production, birdseed and confectionary... Usually considered a short-season opportunity crop, sunflower is best suited to mild temperatures, but can be grown in relatively hot areas as long as moisture is not limiting... In Central Queensland, sunflower is favoured because it is a reliable producer on shallow soils and provides an option for late summer planting...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Pests may include aphids (turnip, cabbage, and green peach), rutherglen bug and helicoverpa ... Other minor pests include locusts , aphids , false wireworm , thrips , loopers , green vegetable bug and blue oat mite ... Minor pests include whitefringed weevil , false wireworm , leafhoppers/jassids , cluster caterpillar , mirids , silverleaf whitefly , thrips , armyworm and cutworm ...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Pests may include aphids (turnip, cabbage, and green peach), rutherglen bug and helicoverpa ... Other minor pests include locusts , aphids , false wireworm , thrips , loopers , green vegetable bug and blue oat mite ... Minor pests include whitefringed weevil , false wireworm , leafhoppers/jassids , cluster caterpillar , mirids , silverleaf whitefly , thrips , armyworm and cutworm ...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Pests may include aphids (turnip, cabbage, and green peach), rutherglen bug and helicoverpa ... Other minor pests include locusts , aphids , false wireworm , thrips , loopers , green vegetable bug and blue oat mite ... Minor pests include whitefringed weevil , false wireworm , leafhoppers/jassids , cluster caterpillar , mirids , silverleaf whitefly , thrips , armyworm and cutworm ...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
In a survey of 134 paddocks across the northern grains region during 2003-06, we found that 41% of sunflower crops were sown into a long fallow following a winter cereal (wheat or barley), 25% of crops were sown into a short fallow following sorghum, and just 13% were double cropped into wheat or barley stubble (L Serafin and S Belfield, unpublished)... Further trial work is needed to provide additional data to develop our understanding of the full impacts of sulfur nutrition... The results suggest that sunflower oil contents may be more specifically targeted and fertiliser N inputs more accurately determined for optimum profitability...
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