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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Variety choice influences profitability.. Tom Giles, trial operations manager, GRDC, says the study also shows that in some regions selecting a wheat variety classified as Australian Hard (AH) instead of Australian Premium White (APW) could reduce growers' profitability... " the analysis demonstrates why it is important for growers to carefully consider their choice of varieties," Mr Giles says...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
Suitable and safe herbicides are limited in pulses, especially for the post emergent control of broadleaf weeds, with many registered herbicides only having a narrow safety margin... The project will use ethyl methane sulfonate (EMS) mutagenesis techniques, as used in pasture legumes, lentils and lupins previously in Australia, on PBA Flash lentil and Nura faba bean to develop lines with tolerance to at least one new novel herbicide, in each crop, offering increased weed control options... The spray chamber method while effective for PE is slow, expensive and is not ideally suited to post sowing pre-emergent treatments other methods are being explored to meet the criteria...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
Suitable and safe herbicides are limited in pulses, especially for the post emergent control of broadleaf weeds, with many registered herbicides only having a narrow safety margin... The project will use ethyl methane sulfonate (EMS) mutagenesis techniques, as used in pasture legumes, lentils and lupins previously in Australia, on PBA Flash lentil and Nura faba bean to develop lines with tolerance to at least one new novel herbicide, in each crop, offering increased weed control options... The spray chamber method while effective for PE is slow, expensive and is not ideally suited to post sowing pre-emergent treatments other methods are being explored to meet the criteria...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Pulses can be utilised to control weeds, through green manuring, crop topping and good cultural practices... There is an increasing interest in pulses to provide a cheaper and more reliable source of N, and with brown manuring to maximise this benefit... The role and management of pulses in a southern NSW farming systems largely revolves around the individual needs of the farm, either to supply nitrogen, control weeds, harvest for grain, or a combination of all...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Professor Robert Park has won the New South Wales Excellence in Biological Sciences award for his contribution to the global effort to fight rust diseases... Professor Park is the chair of sustainable agriculture and director of cereal rust research at the University of Sydney, and also contributes a regular column to Ground Cover ... Data covering selection criteria for varieties of wheat, lupins, vetch, chickpeas, canola, oats, lentils, field peas, triticale and faba beans are included in the Sowing Guide 2014 ...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Growers looking for new pulse options may find plenty of interest in five varieties being launched by Pulse Breeding Australia (PBA)... The semi-leafless, semi-dwarf field pea OZP0819 has an erect growth habit.. The lentil CIPAL0803 is a mid-maturing, disease-resistant replacement for Nugget , with an erect growth habit for ease of harvesting...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Growers looking for new pulse options may find plenty of interest in five varieties being launched by Pulse Breeding Australia (PBA)... The semi-leafless, semi-dwarf field pea OZP0819 has an erect growth habit.. The lentil CIPAL0803 is a mid-maturing, disease-resistant replacement for Nugget , with an erect growth habit for ease of harvesting...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Professor Robert Park has won the New South Wales Excellence in Biological Sciences award for his contribution to the global effort to fight rust diseases... Professor Park is the chair of sustainable agriculture and director of cereal rust research at the University of Sydney, and also contributes a regular column to Ground Cover ... Data covering selection criteria for varieties of wheat, lupins, vetch, chickpeas, canola, oats, lentils, field peas, triticale and faba beans are included in the Sowing Guide 2014 ...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" GRDC Grains Research Updates 22-23 February 2012, Southern Region, Adelaide SA. Larn McMurray 20 September 2013 Larn McMurray, SARDI, talks about Pulse varieties and agronomy update... Careful variety selection through knowing the strengths and weaknesses of each variety along with the correct implementation of recommended agronomic management packages will increase the likelihood of maximising grain yield and quality in pulses for 2012... A number of new pulse releases occurred in 2011 but most of these have specific agronomic or marketing advantages that will complement variety releases in 2010 which generally had more widespread adaptation...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" Vic DEPI's Jason Brand on new pulse varieties 13 January 2014 Vic DEPI research Jason Brand talks about new and up-coming pulse varieties and the benefits they stand to offer grain growers... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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