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Foliar diseases are a major constraint to national wheat yield stability, and cause annual industry wide costs ranging from yield loss and down grading of grain, to chemical control expenses and removal of preferred varieties from recommendation lists... The importance of wheat diseases to Australian cereal producers was highlighted in a GRDC commissioned study that was published in September 2009... The study by Murray and Brennan (2009) on the economic impact of wheat diseases estimated that stripe rust caused current.....
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A 'near enough is not good enough' attitude to management decisions was a common sentiment expressed by top performing eastern grainbelt farmers analysed in a recently completed study... Funded by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and conducted by Planfarm, the study also found that relatively small percentage changes in key areas can equate to big percentage changes in overall profitability... Technology to reduce spray drift GCTV: Drift Reducing Technology..
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" Agricultural Training Award - Cameron Smith to study at the WA College of Agriculture Cunderdin.. Project Code: ATA76.. Winning education awards not only provides kudos but valuable financial support < Keep browsing..
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" Agricultural Training Award - Cameron Smith to study at the WA College of Agriculture Cunderdin.. Project Code: ATA76.. Winning education awards not only provides kudos but valuable financial support < Keep browsing..
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Industry cultivates career paths for young agronomists.. A Sydney University agricultural science graduate, Emily spent last year conducting research into windrow burning's impact on fallow soil moisture in central western NSW as part of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) funded Undergraduate Honours Scholarship... Her thesis research was undertaken in conjunction with the Grain Orana Alliance (GOA) - a GRDC-funded grower solutions group that aims to provide practical answers to current and emerging issues challenging grain producers in the central west and western plains regions of NSW...
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Research to test wild radish control.. Mr Ashworth will investigate strategies to reduce the risk of glyphosate resistance in the weed and whether it is developing resilience in response to changing patterns of herbicide use... "Given the past use of glyphosate to control wild radish, and the new use patterns, selection pressures are likely to increase increasing the risk of glyphosate resistance developing."..
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An Oregon State University scientist notified the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) in May that some wheat volunteers found in a field were GM herbicide tolerant... The last field trials of the GM wheat in Oregon occurred in 2001, and there were no field trials on the farm where the GM wheat was found... That's about 50 per cent more than what we currently produce," Ms Watkins said...
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Financial assistance is available from the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) in many cases, to help those involved with grains to develop their skills, build relationships and acquire new information that will contribute to building a sustainable and profitable industry... Applications for the next round close on 29 February, for travel, study and conferences being held in the second half of the year... Region North < Keep browsing..
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Using data from the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study 1 , the long-term health benefits of eating legumes have now been analysed by researchers from the University of Sydney and the University of Wollongong 2 , an analysis commissioned by the Grains and Legumes Nutrition Council (GLNC)... Researchers Professor Vicki Flood from the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, and Dr Joanna Russell from the School of Health and Society, University of Wollongong, found the results of this study to be consistent with results of other studies that show diets containing legumes, such as the Mediterranean diet, help protect against heart disease... "Our study found middle-aged people who ate legumes such as baked beans or lentils at least two times a week were 20 per cent less likely to die from cardiovascular disease, including stroke or heart attack...
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Industry cultivates career paths for young agronomists.. A Sydney University agricultural science graduate, Emily spent last year conducting research into windrow burning's impact on fallow soil moisture in central western NSW as part of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) funded Undergraduate Honours Scholarship... Her thesis research was undertaken in conjunction with the Grain Orana Alliance (GOA) - a GRDC-funded grower solutions group that aims to provide practical answers to current and emerging issues challenging grain producers in the central west and western plains regions of NSW...
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