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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Quad bikes drive up toll.. There is about one on-farm fatality each week in Australia - a blunt reminder of the ongoing need for caution in agriculture, according to the Australian Centre for Agricultural Health and Safety (ACAHS) at the University of Sydney... The latest statistics released by the ACAHS, based on an analysis of 2015 print media reports, show that 37 people - including four children - lost their lives in on-farm incidents between 1 January and 30 September 2015 and 74 were injured in non-fatal incidents...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
" Adapting wheat to future warm and dry climates - improved simulation of flowering and tillering.. Extreme heat events in southern Australia in 2004 and 2009 and most recently in October 2014 have raised questions about the likelihood of such events in the future and their consequences for cropping systems.. CSIRO research is investigating how current Australian wheat varieties will fare developmentally under future climate change scenarios...
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