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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
" Facilitating increased on-farm adoption of broadleaf species in crop sequences to improve grain production and profitability.. The area sown to pulse legume crops or canola has dramatically declined in the past 8-10 years, and despite 65-70% of southern grain region still growing pastures in rotation with crops, many of these pastures tend to have low legume contents and provide little nitrogen benefit to following crops... There are many good reasons why growers have reduced the frequency of use of broadleaf species in recent years related to late starts to the growing season, drought and risk aversion...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
Grain growers are first in the value chain and have a pivotal role when it comes to determining the quality of grain offered to Australia's export and domestic markets... Making well informed on-farm decisions in areas such as early harvest, selection of storage type, insect pest control, hygiene, grain moisture management, cooling aeration and fumigation practices, will have a significant impact on the market value of a parcel of grain... A well designed and managed grain storage facility provides grain growers with the ability to 'add further value' to harvested grain...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
Grain growers are first in the value chain and have a pivotal role when it comes to determining the quality of grain offered to Australia's export and domestic markets... Making well informed on-farm decisions in areas such as early harvest, selection of storage type, insect pest control, hygiene, grain moisture management, cooling aeration and fumigation practices, will have a significant impact on the market value of a parcel of grain... A well designed and managed grain storage facility provides grain growers with the ability to 'add further value' to harvested grain...
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