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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
Advice concerning the significance and control of the more common pests, or potential pests, of these crops is presented... Value of the crop (high value crops cannot sustain too much damage as a small loss in yield or quality could mean a large financial loss), the cost of the spray and its application and the likely yield or quality benefit gained from control... Crop monitoring Ongoing monitoring of crops and surrounding vegetation is essential to determine the presence of both pests and predators, and when, if any, intervention is required to keep pests at an acceptable level or, if feasible, boost predator numbers by introducing them into the system...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Do not plant varieties adapted to southern and central Queensland production areas and expect reasonable results in the central coastal region or further north... Best results for grain crops are achieved by planting in the third week of December through to the second week of June... The main management technique is to avoid conditions that cause weathering by timing planting and expected harvesting dates for low-risk periods...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Do not plant varieties adapted to southern and central Queensland production areas and expect reasonable results in the central coastal region or further north... Best results for grain crops are achieved by planting in the third week of December through to the second week of June... The main management technique is to avoid conditions that cause weathering by timing planting and expected harvesting dates for low-risk periods...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Do not plant varieties adapted to southern and central Queensland production areas and expect reasonable results in the central coastal region or further north... Best results for grain crops are achieved by planting in the third week of December through to the second week of June... The main management technique is to avoid conditions that cause weathering by timing planting and expected harvesting dates for low-risk periods...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Peanuts are a subtropical legume crop needing relatively warm growing conditions and 500 to 600 mm of well-distributed rainfall, plus stored soil water, to produce a high-yielding crop... Peanuts can be grown from southern New South Wales to northern Australia... Contrary to popular belief, peanuts do not need red soil...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Peanuts are a subtropical legume crop needing relatively warm growing conditions and 500 to 600 mm of well-distributed rainfall, plus stored soil water, to produce a high-yielding crop... Peanuts can be grown from southern New South Wales to northern Australia... Contrary to popular belief, peanuts do not need red soil...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Peanuts are a subtropical legume crop needing relatively warm growing conditions and 500 to 600 mm of well-distributed rainfall, plus stored soil water, to produce a high-yielding crop... Peanuts can be grown from southern New South Wales to northern Australia... Contrary to popular belief, peanuts do not need red soil...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Bluegreen aphid, Acyrthosiphon kondoi, showing heavy aphid infestation.. Bluegreen aphid, Acyrthosiphon kondoi, showing misshapen and distorted lucerne leaves.. In eastern Australia, aphids appear to have declined in pest status since the introduction to Australia of bluegreen aphid (BGA) and spotted alfalfa aphid (SAA) in the 1970s when they caused widespread damage...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Bluegreen aphid, Acyrthosiphon kondoi, showing heavy aphid infestation.. Bluegreen aphid, Acyrthosiphon kondoi, showing misshapen and distorted lucerne leaves.. In eastern Australia, aphids appear to have declined in pest status since the introduction to Australia of bluegreen aphid (BGA) and spotted alfalfa aphid (SAA) in the 1970s when they caused widespread damage...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
In 2014, Gerard was engaged to grow seed crops for the new wheat varieties Sunmate and Mitch , bred by Australian Grain Technologies (AGT) for subsequent marketing by seed companies PGG Wrightson and AusWest Seeds... Gerard produces seed under contract on his property 'Lila Park' at Condobolin, New South Wales, and has been a supplier of many new cereals as well as hybrid canola, sorghum and faba beans (the PBA Warda variety in recent years)... Gerard says that as a rule he sows pure seed crops after a pasture phase, for example lucerne, where there is no risk of contamination from a previous crop...
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