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Catalogue: GRDC Media
GRDC invests in future of the Australian grains industry "A profitable and sustainable Australian grains industry, valued by the broader community.".. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) and Agribusiness Association of Australia teamed to present a national road show articulating the GRDC's vision for the future of Australia's grains industry... GRDC Managing Director John Harvey was key presenter with Australian Trade Commission Chief Economist, Tim Harcourt, at industry events in Adelaide, Perth and Brisbane, concluding this week. "..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Widespread frosts in Western Australia in 1998 and 2005 caused wheat yield losses of 500,000 and 700,000 tonnes respectively, while drought, salinity, disease and nutrient issues are ongoing challenges for the State's cereal growers... The GRDC also has equity investments in three of the commercial wheat breeding companies in Australia... Region West, North, South < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Investments aim to crack wheat's 'tough nuts'..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
James Clark, GRDC northern panel chair says advances in yield are always welcome and a substantial gain of 12 per cent on the widely-grown mungbean variety, Crystal will advantage growers... Summer grains can also lift farm profits by adding income and potentially reducing fertiliser and other costs, he says... GRDC investments in pre-breeding allow breeders and seed companies to progress potential lines to release more efficiently, Mr Clark says...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
An independent economic analysis of the GRDC's investment in no-till farming research has found that the corporation's $4 million investment has returned $141 million in benefits to the grains industry - a benefit/cost ratio of 36 to one... The no-till projects raised awareness of no-till opportunities and benefits and provided greater confidence to those willing to undertake change.".. Quantified benefits of the GRDC's investment included short-term gains from improved soil moisture retention and longer-term benefits such as improved weed and pest control and reduced soil erosion...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
South Australia's Grains Biosecurity Officer, Judy Bellati, reminds growers to monitor their grain stored on farm for insect pests and to be mindful of the fact that resistance is increasing to many of the chemicals being used to control grain insects... It is vital that growers and farm advisers promptly report any unusual pests and disease symptoms in grain to the relevant authorities, including the Exotic Plant Pest Hotline on 1800 084 881." Details on who to call and what do to are also contained in the Grains Farm Biosecurity Manual developed by the Grains Farm Biosecurity Program which is a collaboration of Plant Health Australia and the Grains Producers Australia... The manual and the work of the Grains Farm Biosecurity Program is complemented by Grains Research and Development Corporation's investment - on behalf of growers and the Australian Government - in a number of biosecurity strategies to protect the interests of the Australian grains industry and the nation as a whole...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
South Australia's Grains Biosecurity Officer, Judy Bellati, reminds growers to monitor their grain stored on farm for insect pests and to be mindful of the fact that resistance is increasing to many of the chemicals being used to control grain insects... It is vital that growers and farm advisers promptly report any unusual pests and disease symptoms in grain to the relevant authorities, including the Exotic Plant Pest Hotline on 1800 084 881." Details on who to call and what do to are also contained in the Grains Farm Biosecurity Manual developed by the Grains Farm Biosecurity Program which is a collaboration of Plant Health Australia and the Grains Producers Australia... The manual and the work of the Grains Farm Biosecurity Program is complemented by Grains Research and Development Corporation's investment - on behalf of growers and the Australian Government - in a number of biosecurity strategies to protect the interests of the Australian grains industry and the nation as a whole...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
the GRDc's investment process can be described in six steps: 1 Identify RD&e priorities; 2 Investment Planning Week; 3 Release of the external Investment Plan; 4 Review and Priorities Meeting; 5 contract projects; and 6 assess reports... Figure 1 Following external consultation, the GRDC uses a matrix approach between Program Teams and Regional Panels to discuss and prioritise investments.. Several independent impact assessment studies are commissioned each year to examine economic, environmental, and social benefits of GRDC's investment in projects...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
the GRDc's investment process can be described in six steps: 1 Identify RD&e priorities; 2 Investment Planning Week; 3 Release of the external Investment Plan; 4 Review and Priorities Meeting; 5 contract projects; and 6 assess reports... Figure 1 Following external consultation, the GRDC uses a matrix approach between Program Teams and Regional Panels to discuss and prioritise investments.. Several independent impact assessment studies are commissioned each year to examine economic, environmental, and social benefits of GRDC's investment in projects...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
the GRDc's investment process can be described in six steps: 1 Identify RD&e priorities; 2 Investment Planning Week; 3 Release of the external Investment Plan; 4 Review and Priorities Meeting; 5 contract projects; and 6 assess reports... Figure 1 Following external consultation, the GRDC uses a matrix approach between Program Teams and Regional Panels to discuss and prioritise investments.. Several independent impact assessment studies are commissioned each year to examine economic, environmental, and social benefits of GRDC's investment in projects...
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Catalogue: GRDC Research Summaries
Impact Assessment: An Economic Analysis of GRDC Investment in Western Australian No Tillage Farming Association Industry Productivity and Profitability:.. WANTFA_final_12June_2009 < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Impact Assessment: An Economic Analysis of GRDC Investment in Western Australian No Tillage Farming Association.. Log in or register to leave a comment...
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