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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
Growers would like more information on choice of the most suitable break crops for their own situation... The results of the survey present an up to date assessment of how farmers regard break crops in their farming system... The reviews, interviews, workshops and past surveys have been collated to establish a consensus on attitudes towards break crops in Western Australia...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Partnership to deliver key new grains research in WA.. GRDC chairman Keith Perrett joined the WA Agriculture and Food Minister Ken Baston at the Dowerin GWN Machinery Field Days today to make the announcement... From left, DAFWA project manager for grain crop agronomy Ben Curtis, left, DAFWA acting executive director for grains industry Mark Sweetingham, GRDC western regional panel chairman Peter Roberts, WA Agriculture and Food Minister Ken Baston, GRDC chairman Keith Perrett, GRDC chairman-elect Richard Clark, GRDC board member Kim Halberd and GRDC managing director John Harvey...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
Crop selection might have been limited but 49.39: a Roman estate 51.43: between wheat for human consumption, oats for livestock feed and a third of the land 56.53: left fallow and what became apparent even then was that 60: wheat performed better after a legume... 168.2: Roger Lawes: To throw almost 2,000 years worth of ideology 173.09: out the window and say I 175.639: on cereal because I believe it 182.249: to say the very least, we raise our eyebrows... And you can see 254.499: from that trial there 257.43: depending on the treatments that we employed at the 260.409: site...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Nematode-starving linseed ticks all the boxes.. The Jacksons started growing linseed three years ago after attending a GRDC Research Update at Goondiwindi, Queensland, where they learned the crop was resistant to Pratylenchus thornei and P. neglectus , which damage other plants' roots and reduce yield... Before growing linseed, the Jacksons ran a wheat/barley/canola rotation, but PreDicta B tests confirmed there were 17,000 P. thornei per kilogram in their black self-mulching clay soils after the cereal phase...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Grower groups investigate value of broadleaf crops The value of growing pulse or brassica crops in various combinations and under different management regimes in a cereal-based cropping system is being investigated through a collaborative southern region project... The supplement outlines projects undertaken under the GRDC Crop Sequencing Initiative, which aims to help growers profitably integrate a greater range of land uses, including pastures and fallows, into their farming systems... Mr Kearns said the GRDC Crop Sequencing Initiative was established to improve understanding of the risks and benefits associated with including a broader range of crop types and end uses in the farming system...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Research delivers advanced new mungbean.. Col Douglas, lead researcher in the National Mungbean Improvement Program, Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Queensland (DAFFQ), says Jade-AU has been tested for the past five years at 40 sites from Capella, north of Emerald in Queensland, down to the Liverpool Plains area of New South Wales... James Clark, GRDC Northern Panel chair, who attended the launch, says: "Summer grains, including mungbeans, have cemented their place in northern rotations as valuable break crops for managing pests, diseases and herbicide resistance."..
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Break crops aid brome grass control.. Waikerie grower Tim Paschke has successfully reduced brome populations by incorporating breaks into his cropping sequence... "We used to run a wheat/wheat/barley/barley rotation, with direct drilling into stubble, and would work up the soil after the four years," Tim says...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Break crops aid brome grass control.. Waikerie grower Tim Paschke has successfully reduced brome populations by incorporating breaks into his cropping sequence... "We used to run a wheat/wheat/barley/barley rotation, with direct drilling into stubble, and would work up the soil after the four years," Tim says...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Nematode-starving linseed ticks all the boxes.. The Jacksons started growing linseed three years ago after attending a GRDC Research Update at Goondiwindi, Queensland, where they learned the crop was resistant to Pratylenchus thornei and P. neglectus , which damage other plants' roots and reduce yield... Before growing linseed, the Jacksons ran a wheat/barley/canola rotation, but PreDicta B tests confirmed there were 17,000 P. thornei per kilogram in their black self-mulching clay soils after the cereal phase...
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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
For each disease, the symptoms in bold type are the distinguishing symptoms; if you have the disease, you will always see these symptoms... Accurate diagnosis is the rst step in disease management... A number of other problems (e.g. frost and herbicide injury) can produce symptoms that may resemble those described in this brochure...
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