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"Weather damage can greatly affect germination and seed vigour... "It is essential that seed suspected of weather damage should be tested for germination and seedling vigour several months after harvest (just prior to planting) as weather damaged seed may have normal germination tested soon after harvest, but deteriorates rapidly in storage.".. Results of germination and vigour tests should be used in determining the planting rate and Mr Keys urges growers to check the germination and vigour of their seed now if they have kept seed from last season's harvest...
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"Weather damage can greatly affect germination and seed vigour... "It is essential that seed suspected of weather damage should be tested for germination and seedling vigour several months after harvest (just prior to planting) as weather damaged seed may have normal germination tested soon after harvest, but deteriorates rapidly in storage.".. Results of germination and vigour tests should be used in determining the planting rate and Mr Keys urges growers to check the germination and vigour of their seed now if they have kept seed from last season's harvest...
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Use of the Standards is not mandatory industry is encouraged to adopt all elements of the Standards where possible... Refractive index is measured at 25 oC and reported to the nearest 0.001... Commodity : EDIBLE MILLING GRADE SOYBEAN Standard Reference No: CSO 6 Parameter Specification Comment/Variation Description Edible soybeans comprising clean, sound, whole soybeans of light hilum varieties suitable for milling into flour General Soybeans tended for delivery shall be free from any uncharacteristic odours, live stored product insect infestation and any nominated commercially unacceptable contaminant Genetic Modification nil Beans shall comply with the Australian standard for freedom from genetically modified materials Moisture 12% maximum Test Weight 70 kg/hl minimum Must be measured by a Trade Certified Chondrometer Protein n/a Seed Retention n/a Germination n/a..
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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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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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