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Catalogue: Ground Cover
Growers move quickly on new HRZ barley potential.. John Nelson, who farms with his sons Brad and Nick, says they planted half of their 380 hectares of barley to Westminster in 2012, encouraged by their agronomist and their local grower co-operative Southern, Quality Produce (SQP)... Owners: John and Moira Nelson, sons Brad and Nick Nelson Location: Cressy, Victoria Farm size: 1200 hectares, plus 1000ha leased Rainfall: 530 millimetres Soil types: medium brown loam to heavier black soils Soil pH: 6 Crops grown: wheat, barley, canola, field peas, oats Livestock: 2500 to 2700 sheep..
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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
Range 1 Range 2 Range 3 Range 4 Range 5 Range 6.. Row 10 Fathom Skipper Shepherd Bass IGB1139 SMBA11-1771.. Crop: Barley Locality: Wagga Wagga State: NSW..
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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
Range 1 Range 2 Range 3 Range 4 Range 5 Range 6.. Row 15 Fathom Fleet Henley IGB1139 IGB1140 Oxford.. Crop: Barley Locality: Wongan Hills State: WA..
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Bass is a short strawed, semi-dwarf variety that reaches awn peep a few days earlier than Baudin, Buloke and Vlamingh... Long term MET results suggest that the grain yield of Commander is similar to Buloke in all Agzones... In agronomy trials (in the dry years of 2009 + 2010) the grain yields of Westminster have been below that of Baudin, Buloke and Vlamingh...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
GrainSearch is the company that brought Westminster to Australia and general manager Philip Jobling says while it was not performing well in New Zealand trials it quickly proved itself a standout in western Victoria... Based in Ballarat, GrainSearch was established by growers in 2002 with the sole aim of identifying new barley and wheat varieties from around the world suited to Australia's high-rainfall zones... We work closely with GrainSearch and SQP Co-op, and we knew there was a solid uptake of the Westminster , with many growers looking for a new variety after Gairdner...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
A new barley variety, Westminster , has become a case study for the shift towards global breeding collaborations able to speed up the delivery of improved varieties with stronger market appeal.. GrainSearch is the company that brought Westminster to Australia and general manager Philip Jobling says while it was not performing well in New Zealand trials it quickly proved itself a standout in western Victoria... Based in Ballarat, GrainSearch was established by growers in 2002 with the sole aim of identifying new barley and wheat varieties from around the world suited to Australia's high-rainfall zones...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
John Nelson, who farms with his sons Brad and Nick, says they planted half of their 380 hectares of barley to Westminster in 2012, encouraged by their agronomist and their local grower co-operative Southern, Quality Produce (SQP)... Wheat, barley and canola are the mainstay of the family's operations and have been for many years, although John says when he took on the management of farm operations from his father in the 1970s it was predominantly a livestock business... Owners: John and Moira Nelson, sons Brad and Nick Nelson Location: Cressy, Victoria Farm size: 1200 hectares, plus 1000ha leased Rainfall: 530 millimetres Soil types: medium brown loam to heavier black soils Soil pH: 6 Crops grown: wheat, barley, canola, field peas, oats Livestock: 2500 to 2700 sheep..
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Catalogue: NVT Online Papers
There is market demand for the production of Buloke in all Port Zones, although the demand is seasonally dependent in Geraldton and eastern parts of the Kwinana Port Zone (Table 3)... There is market demand for the production of Vlamingh in the Kwinana (seasonal in eastern areas), Albany and Esperance Port Zones, but no market demand in the Geraldton Port Zone (Table 3)... If accredited, Grange will offer growers improvements in agronomic performance (grain yield, grain quality and disease resistance) over the established malting varieties Baudin, Buloke and Gairdner...
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