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Catalogue: Nuffield Scholar Reports
In particular I believe state and national agricultural lobby groups would benefit from the recommendations as they do much of the work in promoting agriculture in Australia and inevitably are used as media sources by agricultural and non agricultural journalists alike... Sir Gill says short answers of 20-25 seconds are effective, which I believe is an excellent technique when being interviewed by news journalists as it fits the "grab" length they would want for their bulletins... Rather than use the report to outline some of the traditional methods used by PR professionals such as holding press conferences and writing releases, I will instead look at some of the other approaches around the world to deliver the message of agriculture to the public...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Recognising the importance of enterprise management in improving grain grower incomes, the GRDC is continuing its series of farm business management forums at which growers and other grains industry professionals can access valuable information and resources to support them in their business decision-making... Dennis Hoiberg, Lessons Learnt Consulting 4.30pm Drinks compliments of 2013 GRDC Farm Business Update for Advisers - Bendigo 7.. Seek out (rather than avoid) clientcontact experiences, and take personal risks with clients rather than avoid them...
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Catalogue: GRDC Publications
Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus can be a threat in all environments, and it is recommended that seed be treated with imidicloprid, or crops closely monitored for aphid infestation and sprayed ... In the circumstances using fertilisers that have a higher sulphur content, like MES 10 or Airseeder Superfect, can be beneficial... A fast track project was initiated to demonstrate and evaluate a range of management strategies that Twelve farms were surveyed across the western districts of southern Victoria that were considered suitable as potential trial sites based on grower and adviser recommendations...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates (South)
03 5441 6176 03 5444 4299 admin@orm.com.au CAUTION: RESEARCH ON UNREGISTERED PESTICIDE USE Any research with unregistered pesticides or of unregistered products reported in this document does not constitute a recommendation for that particular use by the authors, the authors' organisations or the management committee... In summary, it could be argued that none of the currently available preemergence herbicides have the required stability in efficacy to become viable alternatives to postemergence group A or imidazolinone herbicides... Overall, 2012 seasonal conditions tended to favour early and mid flowering and maturing varieties...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Smartphones and tablets are the next step in this digital revolution, allowing producers and service providers to access existing websites or record data/access information via 'Apps' in the paddock... The paper (and subsequent presentation) will examine how a smartphone or tablet can be utilised by growers giving examples of types of apps available, now and in the future, as well as examining how social media can be used as a networking and information gathering tool... Department of Primary Industries, Grains Innovation Park, Private Bag 260 Horsham 3400 (03) 5362 0701 prudence.cook@dpi.vic.gov.au < Keep browsing 0 Responses to Emerging technologies in agriculture: Smartphones, tablets, apps and social media..
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
" GCTV14: Bilateral R&D and eXtensionAUS 06 August 2014 GRDC managing director John Harvey on developing next generation pulse varieties and eXtensionAus, an online community of experts to give growers timely extension advice... 91.99: John Harvey: Well its going to make things better because 94.229: we need rotation crops OK. We cannot just grow cereals we need to have crops that we 98.68: can grow with cereals that give us a disease break and put nitrogen back into the soils 102.78: and that is why pulses are so important... If you have 195.47: got an issue or a concern or a disease that you are seeing on your farm or you are just 199.87: not sure what is happening with your crop, go into extension, ask an expert, the ask 205.15: an expert team will make sure that that question goes to the person with the most expertise 209.29: to then be able to answer it...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Social media helps GRDC keep industry ahead.. GRDC's manager of online communities Prudence Cook said Australian grain growers had much to gain from the use of social media as a communications tool, enabling them to source on-the-spot agronomic information and production advice from other growers, industry bodies, respected advisors and researchers... Topics covered in the presentation include the evolution of social media in Australian agriculture - how is it used in the grains industry and common myths; Twitter - what is it, what conversations are happening and what's the best bang for your buck when looking for grains information and troubleshooting; and key considerations before you start tweeting...
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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Given that up-skilling can be a time consuming and costly exercise, you'd want to be certain that the skill will be needed in the long term... For example, I receive a text message to my phone any time my local Country Fire Authority Twitter account puts out information regarding an incident... Do: Be human Be helpful and educating Ask questions Post consistently (try to stick to a few key themes) Respond to comments Post images and links Be relevant when joining conversations Maintain your account Understand your audience Pay attention to the reasons why you use different platforms Proofread your posts Remember that once it's online, it's permanent..
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