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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
Barley Australia (BA) undertook a survey of its key stakeholders to determine their expectations and need for the development and communication of a viable and vibrant barley industry in Australia... The review also considered future potential roles and functions for Barley Australia... The report has now been received by both sponsoring organisations and their response to the recommendations has been given...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has demonstrated its commitment to cultivating the careers of young grains industry scientists, awarding a travel bursary to Sydney University research fellow Dr Philip Davies... Based at Sydney University's Plant Breeding Institute (PBI) at Narrabri, Dr Davies is now playing a leading role in GRDC-funded crown rot pre-breeding research which assesses the performance of individual breeding lines under crown rot conditions and paves the way for the development of varieties with enhanced crown rot resistance and tolerance... Crown rot is caused by the fungus Fusarium pseudograminearum and is one of the most serious disease threats to winter cereal crops in Australia costing northern growers around $80 million on average each year...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) has demonstrated its commitment to cultivating the careers of young grains industry scientists, awarding a travel bursary to Sydney University research fellow Dr Philip Davies... Based at Sydney University's Plant Breeding Institute (PBI) at Narrabri, Dr Davies is now playing a leading role in GRDC-funded crown rot pre-breeding research which assesses the performance of individual breeding lines under crown rot conditions and paves the way for the development of varieties with enhanced crown rot resistance and tolerance... Crown rot is caused by the fungus Fusarium pseudograminearum and is one of the most serious disease threats to winter cereal crops in Australia costing northern growers around $80 million on average each year...
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Catalogue: Ground Cover
GRDC honours PBI researcher.. "Dr Davies is a great example of the GRDC's funding of succession plans within industry and he's continuing the work and techniques that were previously developed by his mentor, Dr Richard Trethowan," Mr Clark said... "Researchers such as Dr Davies will play a key role in the industry's future management of crown rot and the GRDC has a responsibility to ensure that these researchers are well supported in their endeavours."..
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