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Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus can be a threat in all environments, and it is recommended that seed be treated with imidicloprid, or crops closely monitored for aphid infestation and sprayed ... In the circumstances using fertilisers that have a higher sulphur content, like MES 10 or Airseeder Superfect, can be beneficial... A fast track project was initiated to demonstrate and evaluate a range of management strategies that Twelve farms were surveyed across the western districts of southern Victoria that were considered suitable as potential trial sites based on grower and adviser recommendations...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Average yield loss of canola grown from retained hybrid seed varied from site to site, but ranged from 7 to 17 per cent when compared to the commercial hybrid sowing seed... The research showed a reduction in blackleg resistance in the retained hybrid seed but variable grain yield responses... While grain yield of CB@" Tumby HT was not significantly affected by using retained seed or mixtures compared to the commercial sowing seed, the grain yield of the mixture was similar to that of the commercial hybrid for Pioneer 45Y82, with and without Jockey , and Hyola 50 with Jockey (Table 6)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
Recent changes to wheat breeding in Australia has seen the release of a number of new varieties in Western Australia... Information will be packaged to provide a detailed picture of individual varieties and will be presented in a timely way using grower groups, web based systems and publications to ensure maximum coverage and early adoption of new information... The project has allowed DAFWA to evaluate new wheat varieties over a range of conditions in order to assess their suitability as replacements for existing wheat varieties...
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Selecting seed for sowing requires care and attention Grain growers are encouraged to pay particular care and attention to the retained seed they are planning to sow in season 2012... While the extent of seed affected by weather during the 2011 harvest is considerably less than the previous year, close scrutiny of seed set aside for planting is being advised... GRDC Project Code COR00019 < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Selecting seed for sowing requires care and attention..
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Selecting seed for sowing requires care and attention Grain growers are encouraged to pay particular care and attention to the retained seed they are planning to sow in season 2012... While the extent of seed affected by weather during the 2011 harvest is considerably less than the previous year, close scrutiny of seed set aside for planting is being advised... And irrespective of availability, hybrid canola seed should not be retained for seed as the crop will not be true to the original first generation (F1) seed," Mr Shannon said. "..
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NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN REGIONS Saving weather damaged grain for seed.. Grain retained for seed that is harvested following wet conditions requires attentive management if a healthy crop is to be established next season... KeY POINts Ideally retain seed from grain harvested before rain...
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Care needed when saving weather-damaged grain for seed.. Recent wet weather through parts of the southern cropping region could impact on the viability of grain that growers are planning to retain for sowing in 2016... Mrs Wilson, a grain grower and agronomic consultant in Victoria's Mallee, says it is essential that growers determine whether damage to grain caused by rain at harvest is purely cosmetic or the symptom of a seed-borne disease which will impact on germination...
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Care needed when saving weather-damaged grain for seed.. Recent wet weather through parts of the southern cropping region could impact on the viability of grain that growers are planning to retain for sowing in 2016... Mrs Wilson, a grain grower and agronomic consultant in Victoria's Mallee, says it is essential that growers determine whether damage to grain caused by rain at harvest is purely cosmetic or the symptom of a seed-borne disease which will impact on germination...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN REGIONS Saving weather damaged grain for seed.. Grain retained for seed that is harvested following wet conditions requires attentive management if a healthy crop is to be established next season... KeY POINts Ideally retain seed from grain harvested before rain...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN REGIONS Saving weather damaged grain for seed.. Grain retained for seed that is harvested following wet conditions requires attentive management if a healthy crop is to be established next season... KeY POINts Ideally retain seed from grain harvested before rain...
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