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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
Other impacts and conflicts of interest may have a long term effect on the success of implementing genomics and I will address these issues the dairy industry and policy makers will need to consider if it is to be successful... The Australian dairy industry has seen vast genetic improvements over the last 70 years with the introduction of Artificial Insemination (AI), herd testing, semen processing, sire proofing, introduction of breeding values for traits and now the evolution of genomic technology... It is imperative that any data collected from herd recording figures, workability data or confirmation evaluation, needs to follow a clear and definite path to the final users in order for service providers to evaluate in an appropriate and prompt manner delivering accurate and valuable information to the farming industry to allow farmers to make more informed decisions to drive their business into the future...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (West)
New varieties of herbicide-tolerant juncea canola (Oasis CL and Sahara CL) have performed well in agronomic testing in Western Australia in terms of grain yield for a range of seed rates, nitrogen rates and row spacings... Crop Updates is a partnership between the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia and the Grains Research & Development Corporation 69.. Overall, the most consistently susceptible variety appears to be Hindmarsh, followed by Commander and Stirling...
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