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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Launched in late 2014, the SmarterSeeds program allows growers in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria to exchange harvested grain retained on-farm for sowing, which might have deteriorated or been contaminated with other varieties... Mr Jorgensen says that apart from exposing growers to high pressure from crop diseases, such as stripe rust, sowing grain that contains a cocktail of different varieties is likely to result in uneven crop maturation and increased risk of frost damage. ".. If the means only a small percentage of the crop is sown within the optimum sowing window," Mr Jorgensen says...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Launched in late 2014, the SmarterSeeds program allows growers in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria to exchange harvested grain retained on-farm for sowing, which might have deteriorated or been contaminated with other varieties... Mr Jorgensen says that apart from exposing growers to high pressure from crop diseases, such as stripe rust, sowing grain that contains a cocktail of different varieties is likely to result in uneven crop maturation and increased risk of frost damage. ".. If the means only a small percentage of the crop is sown within the optimum sowing window," Mr Jorgensen says...
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