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Catalogue: GRDC Updates
Integrating Natural Resource Management with Sustainable Agriculture.. The formation of Natural Resource Management Boards has enabled new approaches to addressing the challenges facing the sustainability of agriculture on the Eyre Peninsula... Sustaining farming systems on the Eyre Peninsula is one of the program areas identified in the EP NRM business plan, Investing in our Resources...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Photograph showing a row of Helicoverpa coloured larvae in lucerne.. Crop damage by H. armigera is most common during the later part of the summer season... The basic principles of the strategy involve a yearly cycle of management practices, which includes tactics that aim to reduce: the population of overwintering Helicoverpa pupae (March-June) the early season build-up of Helicoverpa on a regional/district scale (July-November) the mid-season population pressure on Helicoverpa- sensitive crops (December-March)...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Photograph showing a row of Helicoverpa coloured larvae in lucerne.. Crop damage by H. armigera is most common during the later part of the summer season... The basic principles of the strategy involve a yearly cycle of management practices, which includes tactics that aim to reduce: the population of overwintering Helicoverpa pupae (March-June) the early season build-up of Helicoverpa on a regional/district scale (July-November) the mid-season population pressure on Helicoverpa- sensitive crops (December-March)...
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Catalogue: Broadacre Field Crops DAFF QLD
Photograph showing a row of Helicoverpa coloured larvae in lucerne.. Crop damage by H. armigera is most common during the later part of the summer season... The basic principles of the strategy involve a yearly cycle of management practices, which includes tactics that aim to reduce: the population of overwintering Helicoverpa pupae (March-June) the early season build-up of Helicoverpa on a regional/district scale (July-November) the mid-season population pressure on Helicoverpa- sensitive crops (December-March)...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
GRDC gets out in the paddock with Qld growers.. "The GRDC has a massive bank of information collated from its 20 year involvement in R&D work as well as comprehensive information and outcomes from more recent trial work," Mr Clark said... Growers at the meetings delivered a resounding message over the importance of future grains research in the northern region, saying it needed to be well resourced, targeted and communicated to help combat rising costs and secure the industry's long term viability...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
"The GRDC has a massive bank of information collated from its 20 year involvement in R&D work as well as comprehensive information and outcomes from more recent trial work," Mr Clark said... Growers at the meetings delivered a resounding message over the importance of future grains research in the northern region, saying it needed to be well resourced, targeted and communicated to help combat rising costs and secure the industry's long term viability... "Water use efficiency (WUE) for instance is a major target for the north with a majority of growers averaging only 40%-50% of the achievable yield after water limitations and environmental conditions have been taken into account," Mr Clark said...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The workshop on March 21 will offer the latest information and technical insights to enhance participants' understanding of canola agronomy, variety selection and crop management... They will discuss the benefits of growing winter canola in Tasmania, optimising canola profitability and water use efficiency, nutrient input decisions in the high rainfall zone, as well as canola disease and agronomy... More information about the workshop, including registration details, can be found at www.agcommunicators.com.au ...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The workshop on March 21 will offer the latest information and technical insights to enhance participants' understanding of canola agronomy, variety selection and crop management... They will discuss the benefits of growing winter canola in Tasmania, optimising canola profitability and water use efficiency, nutrient input decisions in the high rainfall zone, as well as canola disease and agronomy... More information about the workshop, including registration details, can be found at www.agcommunicators.com.au ...
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
The report deals with key interactions, impacts and trade-offs relating to the soil-plant-animal system while largely ignoring specific production aspects... A key aim of the report was to identify management options, knowledge gaps and opportunities for future research and development (R&D)... Livestock are recognised as increasing the risk of soil erosion and soil compaction, but they also provide an important option for weed control and the management of herbicide resistant weeds...
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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
A literature review was conducted by Dr VVSR Gupta, CSIRO that collated international research on rhizoctonia... Further research is conducted on rhizoctonia using newer tools to measure soil inoculum and suppressive microbial communities... A survey of agronomists conducted by SARDI as part of this project found that total losses are estimated at $30-$50 million in the Southern Region...
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