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Opportunities for growers to broaden weeds approach.. Opportunities exist for grain growers in the southern cropping region to more effectively manage weeds in retained stubble systems, according to new research conducted by the CSIRO and funded by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)... Caption: CSIRO Senior Research Scientist (Farming Systems) Dr Rick Llewellyn says a new study has highlighted just how costly weed management has become and where there are opportunities to reduce further cost increases...
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Opportunities exist for grain growers in the southern cropping region to more effectively manage weeds in retained stubble systems, according to new research conducted by the CSIRO and funded by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC)... "The data shows very large differences between regions for practices like harvest weed seed control, crop topping and double knockdown which reflects past differences in the levels of herbicide resistance, but we're now seeing resistance issues becoming much more important in all cropping regions," Dr Llewellyn said... Caption: CSIRO Senior Research Scientist (Farming Systems) Dr Rick Llewellyn says a new study has highlighted just how costly weed management has become and where there are opportunities to reduce further cost increases...
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Paying close attention to the quality of your seed through regular testing, and discarding low germination seed, is one of the easiest ways to get your next season off to the best possible start... Growers should harvest at low moisture and cool temperatures to help ensure the quality of your seed... And at this time of year many farmers may also be thinking about the option of grain storage, and whether it would prove profitable on their farm...
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" Improved fallow management to maximize water infiltration and retention through better ground cover management and summer weed control Project Code: IMA00006 < Keep browsing..
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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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