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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
ryegrass seedbank Strategic burning High seeding rates/crop competition Pre-sowing cultivation+ control Weedseed collection at harvest Grass control in pasture/strategic grazing Pasture or crop topping/weed-wiping Long fallow + control Hay + knockdown Multiple mowings 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100.. Actual hay grade proportions Hay returns average of exporter's prices.. Wheat prices AWB pool returns..
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
The barley, wheat, canola and poppies look good, but the lupins will need another spray due to a flush of grass weeds... We've started harvesting the barley, with canola, lupins, chickpeas and wheat to follow... Maintenance on the header was a major focus before we started canola windrowing and harvesting the barley and wheat...
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Catalogue: GRDC 2014 Research Summaries
The Australian malting barley industry produces 3 million t pa of malting grade barley that earn growers a premium over feed of on average $40/t... Overall, over 75% of Australian produced malting barley and malt is sold outside Australia, so the Australian industry must compete on quality and price with other international suppliers (Europe, Canada, Black Sea and Sth America)... The Australian industry must avoid the complacency of the 1970-1990 period where Australia "s world leading variety, Clipper, was surpassed for yield and quality by the Canadian variety Harrington and European varieties that had higher levels of extract and diastatic power...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A highly diversified enterprise at Lucindale, South Australia, has opened the gate to value-adding and marketing opportunities for the Seears family.. The quest to better understand the pulse supply chain prompted Lachie to change his perspective about the processing sector and to invest in on-farm strategies to keep the business moving forward and closer to end users... We developed management structures such as training staff and establishing processes which allow me to work on our business, not just in it."..
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A highly diversified enterprise at Lucindale, South Australia, has opened the gate to value-adding and marketing opportunities for the Seears family.. The quest to better understand the pulse supply chain prompted Lachie to change his perspective about the processing sector and to invest in on-farm strategies to keep the business moving forward and closer to end users... We developed management structures such as training staff and establishing processes which allow me to work on our business, not just in it."..
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
Grain growers in 300-400mm Australian dryland farming systems lack a profitable oilseed broadleaf crop with stable yields that can be rotated with cereals (and field pea/chickpea)... Research is needed to address the comparative poor harvest index of B. juncea against canola ( Brassica napus) ... Suitable production zones have been successfully modelled using a median yield of 1.5t/ha (APSIM simulations), but model simulations should be redone for a long term median yield of 1.2t/ha...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Dry spring curbs hopes for a big year.. With parents Ross and Michele, and brother Kieran and his wife Elly, they grow wheat, barley, canola and linseed, trade store lambs and finish them on lucerne-based pastures... With parents Jeff and Tina, uncle and aunt Brent and Jan, cousin Adam and wife Karina, they crop wheat, barley, canola, lupins and wheaten hay...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Dry spring curbs hopes for a big year.. With parents Ross and Michele, and brother Kieran and his wife Elly, they grow wheat, barley, canola and linseed, trade store lambs and finish them on lucerne-based pastures... With parents Jeff and Tina, uncle and aunt Brent and Jan, cousin Adam and wife Karina, they crop wheat, barley, canola, lupins and wheaten hay...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
The Indian snack market for puffed chickpeas offers great potential for Australian chickpea growers; Indian buyers are fastidious about quality... Chickpea quality is determined by many factors, including cooking time and puffing performance... Chickpea quality can be categorised in several ways: sensory (taste, aroma, texture and visual grading such as size and colour); processing parameters such as dehulling and milling, cooking time, pasting, baking or puffing; and health (micronutrients, macronutrients)...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
The Indian snack market for puffed chickpeas offers great potential for Australian chickpea growers; Indian buyers are fastidious about quality... Chickpea quality is determined by many factors, including cooking time and puffing performance... Chickpea quality can be categorised in several ways: sensory (taste, aroma, texture and visual grading such as size and colour); processing parameters such as dehulling and milling, cooking time, pasting, baking or puffing; and health (micronutrients, macronutrients)...
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