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WA guidelines sought for hybrid canola.. DAFWA senior research officer Mark Seymour says overseas research shows hybrid canola, which is a first cross produced from two parents, has the advantage of early vigour, weed competition, nitrogen efficiency and yields. ".. Farmers are discouraged from retaining hybrid canola seed due to genetic variation in subsequent generations, and retaining seed is not permitted by seed companies for RR varieties," he says...
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Selecting seed for sowing requires care and attention Grain growers are encouraged to pay particular care and attention to the retained seed they are planning to sow in season 2012... While the extent of seed affected by weather during the 2011 harvest is considerably less than the previous year, close scrutiny of seed set aside for planting is being advised... GRDC Project Code COR00019 < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Selecting seed for sowing requires care and attention..
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Selecting seed for sowing requires care and attention Grain growers are encouraged to pay particular care and attention to the retained seed they are planning to sow in season 2012... While the extent of seed affected by weather during the 2011 harvest is considerably less than the previous year, close scrutiny of seed set aside for planting is being advised... And irrespective of availability, hybrid canola seed should not be retained for seed as the crop will not be true to the original first generation (F1) seed," Mr Shannon said. "..
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NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN REGIONS Saving weather damaged grain for seed.. Grain retained for seed that is harvested following wet conditions requires attentive management if a healthy crop is to be established next season... KeY POINts Ideally retain seed from grain harvested before rain...
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Care needed when saving weather-damaged grain for seed.. Recent wet weather through parts of the southern cropping region could impact on the viability of grain that growers are planning to retain for sowing in 2016... Mrs Wilson, a grain grower and agronomic consultant in Victoria's Mallee, says it is essential that growers determine whether damage to grain caused by rain at harvest is purely cosmetic or the symptom of a seed-borne disease which will impact on germination...
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Care needed when saving weather-damaged grain for seed.. Recent wet weather through parts of the southern cropping region could impact on the viability of grain that growers are planning to retain for sowing in 2016... Mrs Wilson, a grain grower and agronomic consultant in Victoria's Mallee, says it is essential that growers determine whether damage to grain caused by rain at harvest is purely cosmetic or the symptom of a seed-borne disease which will impact on germination...
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NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN REGIONS Saving weather damaged grain for seed.. Grain retained for seed that is harvested following wet conditions requires attentive management if a healthy crop is to be established next season... KeY POINts Ideally retain seed from grain harvested before rain...
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Catalogue: GRDC Factsheets
NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN REGIONS Saving weather damaged grain for seed.. Grain retained for seed that is harvested following wet conditions requires attentive management if a healthy crop is to be established next season... KeY POINts Ideally retain seed from grain harvested before rain...
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Mallee Sustainable Farming's Michael Moodie says trials at Ouyen and Minnipa found using hybrid canola seed did not boost yields in the low rainfall zone.. Mallee Sustainable Farming agronomist Michael Moodie said while growers in the Mallee have found canola can bring benefits as a break crop, the trial was conducted to investigate risks associated with the crop... Trials were conducted at Ouyen and at Minnipa on the Eyre Peninsula, with treatments including time of sowing, variety and timing of nitrogen application...
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