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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
The principal aim of the project was to contribute to the continuing adoption of integrated pest management (IPM) by grain growers in the GRDC's northern region, specifically, the Darling Downs and Central Queensland... The finding suggests that the application of this technique for predator/prey field studies has limited field application... The outcome was achieved through facilitated learning by growers and their advisers via grower group meetings, field day demonstrations, technical literature and presentations by entomologists at technical forums e.g. Grower and Adviser Updates...
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
Economic analysis based on modelling the effect of typical practice changes on farm economic performance indicates the project has resulted in economic benefits of between $19-$42ha/annum of cropping land, a benefit cost ratio of 7.5:1 and an internal rate of return of 63.8% on funds invested... A comprehensive evaluation survey conducted at the conclusion of the project provides quantitative data on practice change and other benefits accruing from the project... Economic analysis based on modelling the effect of typical practice changes on farm economic performance indicated that the project has contributed economic benefits of between $19-$42/ha/ann...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
The Australian Government has provided the Queensland Government with funding of $2.2 million to run this three year project (July 2014 - June 2017) as part of the Murray-Darling Basin Regional Economic Development program (MDBREDP) , with in-kind support from Queensland Government agencies... The MDBREDP is designed to fund projects to stimulate economic activity in areas of the Queensland Murray-Darling Basin that have been affected by water reductions under the Murray-Darling Basin Plan ... As part of the project, the Queensland Government has appointed two project staff based in Goondiwindi working closely with collaborating irrigators to benchmark existing water productivity, undertake on farm demonstration sites of improved irrigation practices/technologies and further refine and promote WaterSCHED2 - a free online irrigation scheduling tool...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
The Australian Government has provided the Queensland Government with funding of $2.2 million to run this three year project (July 2014 - June 2017) as part of the Murray-Darling Basin Regional Economic Development program (MDBREDP) , with in-kind support from Queensland Government agencies... The MDBREDP is designed to fund projects to stimulate economic activity in areas of the Queensland Murray-Darling Basin that have been affected by water reductions under the Murray-Darling Basin Plan ... As part of the project, the Queensland Government has appointed two project staff based in Goondiwindi working closely with collaborating irrigators to benchmark existing water productivity, undertake on farm demonstration sites of improved irrigation practices/technologies and further refine and promote WaterSCHED2 - a free online irrigation scheduling tool...
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