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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Larvae move with a looping action... Older larvae can move in large numbers into crops, resulting in severe defoliation... Check crops during establishment particularly around the perimeter of the crop or areas where capeweed is present...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Larvae move with a looping action... Older larvae can move in large numbers into crops, resulting in severe defoliation... Check crops during establishment particularly around the perimeter of the crop or areas where capeweed is present...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Larvae move with a looping action... Older larvae can move in large numbers into crops, resulting in severe defoliation... Check crops during establishment particularly around the perimeter of the crop or areas where capeweed is present...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Grain growers in the southern cropping region are being advised that they can take action to improve weed control in wheel tracks during summer fallow spraying... A Weed Control in Wheel Tracks Fact Sheet , produced by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), details measures that can reduce poor control of weeds in the sprayer's wheel tracks and adjacent areas during summer fallow applications... Lack of weed control in these areas can be the result of poor spray deposition, excessive dust or a combination of the two...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
South Australian grower Geoff Bond says biosecurity measures implemented to control branched broomrape weed have provided wider benefits on his family's property at Mannum... PHOTO: Judi Bellati South Australian grower Geoff Bond, from Mannum, says biosecurity measures introduced since 1999 as part of the state's quarantine zone for the noxious weed branched broomrape have provided a range of on-farm benefits... In July 2012, a two-year program started the transition to a management program that aims to contain branched broomrape, but removes some of the quarantine restrictions previously in place...
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" Over the Fence North: Sunflowers set to shine again 26 November 2013 AFTER 30 years in the shadows sunflowers could be about to burst onto the scene again in northern grain growing areas... New research is being conducted into growing methods for both dryland and irrigation in response to renewed grower interest in the crop... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
New report gives insights into grain farm practices.. The report's co-author and GRDC Farm Practices Project Manager, Jan Edwards, says that in comparing the two sets of data, the percentage of farm income flowing from winter cereals has increased in most parts of Australia, (except for central Queensland and parts of Western Australia) and it remains at 66 to 67 per cent of farm income nationally... Ms Edwards said tillage practices had shown some changes since the previous survey, with the percentage of the crop planted using zero or no-tillage remaining high at more than 60 per cent of the hectares nationally, although the percentage has fallen in parts of SA, Victoria and NSW...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
Early identification of symptoms allows timely crop salvage decisions to be made... Inspect cereal crops between ear emergence and late grain filling if night air temperature (recorded 1.2m above ground) falls below 2 C and there was a frost... GRDC-BPG-FrostCereals < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Cereals - Frost Identification: The Back Pocket Guide..
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Ground Cover continues its series following a group of growers and their management of the winter cereals season... This first instalment for 2012 shows growers across the country are weighing marketing and agronomy considerations as they fine-tune their choice of varieties - By Clarisa Collis.. Long-term goals : Farm expansion and further increasing our 300ha of irrigated area for poppies, wheat and barley...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Part five of the series by Rebecca Thyer reporting on how six growers from around the country are working their way through the 2006 winter cereals season... Overall this year has been financially disastrous... Farm size and area cropped: 3000ha, cropping 80 to 90 per cent of that area..
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