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Catalogue: GRDC Final Reports
Barley growers across southern Australia are seeking to increase their profits by increasing grain yield, meeting quality targets more regularly and where possible, reducing input costs... The project has provided information to growers to meet market needs for malting, shochu and feed barley... To justify the large investment in barley research, a major emphasis is needed to showcase the end result, i.e. the delivery of agronomic packages to growers and of new varieties to growers and industry...
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GRDC grains industry awards.. The GRDC Travel Awards are available to individuals or groups within the Australian grains industry wishing to attend a conference or undertake travel that aligns with the GRDC's corporate objectives and demonstrated benefit to the Australian grains industry... The GRDC provides sponsorship assistance to organisations wishing to conduct a conference, workshop, seminar or field day that directly benefits the Australian grains industry...
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Skipton grains forum to support local growers Key points: Grain growers throughout the Western District of Victoria will gather in Skipton this month to discuss regional agronomic issues and to equip themselves for the remainder of the crop growing season and the coming harvest... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), supported by Southern Farming Systems, is hosting a research Update for growers on August 24 at the Skipton Golf Club... Growers in the Western District of Victoria are faced with a unique set of agronomic, environmental and seasonal conditions so it is important that they are provided with information and resources that are relevant and of practical use," Mr Shannon said. "..
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Karoonda grains forum to support growers through season.. The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), supported by the South Australian Farmers Federation (SAFF) and Mallee Sustainable Farming (MSF), is hosting a research Update for growers on August 31 at the Karoonda Football Club... The topical issue of mice will be addressed by one of the foremost experts in Australia, Greg Mutze, from Biosecurity SA, who will provide growers with an insight into likely developments and what they can do to possibly reduce the numbers and damage," Mr Shannon said. "..
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Hot crop topics on the agenda at Forbes forum Key points: Grain growers throughout Central West New South Wales will gather in Forbes later this month to discuss regional agronomic issues and to equip themselves for the remainder of the crop growing season and the coming harvest... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), supported by Central West Farming Systems, is hosting a research Update for growers on July 26 at the Forbes Services Memorial Club... Grain growers in the Central West have had to contend with an array of challenges in recent times as a result of unusual weather conditions, so the Update will be a timely opportunity for growers and their advisers to get together to review their experiences and to look at what may be in store over the coming months," Mr Shannon said...
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GRDC Chairman Keith Perrett is Australia's first Farm Industry Leader of the Year, receiving the honour in September at the inaugural Australian Farmer of the Year Awards in Sydney... GRDC managing director Peter Reading congratulated Mr Perrett on receiving the award, which recognises his outstanding leadership and decades of service to the agriculture industry... In receiving the Award, Mr Perrett acknowledged the support of his family and staff. "..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), supported by the Victorian Irrigated Cropping Council, is hosting a research Update for growers on August 11 at the Barooga Sports Club... The Update will inform growers about the latest grains research and industry developments and will provide an opportunity for discussion about issues of most importance to them... The Update in Barooga will feature a line-up of expert speakers from throughout Australia who will provide information and insights of relevance to growers in the region."..
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Catalogue: GRDC Media
Quambatook forum to support growers through the season Key points: Grain growers throughout the Wimmera will next month be provided with the latest agronomic and research information to assist them through the remainder of the crop-growing season and to prepare them for harvest... With crops now in the ground, it is time for growers to think about the season ahead and to make sure they are well placed to deal with any agronomic issues that might arise, as well as the coming harvest," Mr Shannon said. ".. I encourage all growers in the region to take time out from their on-farm activities to attend the forum to learn of the latest in grains research and industry developments and for the opportunity to discuss issues of most importance to them," Mr Shannon said...
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Mildura grains forum to support growers through the season Key points: Grain growers throughout the Sunraysia and Mallee regions will next month be provided with the latest agronomic and research information to assist them through the remainder of the crop-growing season and to prepare them for harvest... The Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), supported by Mallee Sustainable Farming Inc, is hosting a research Update for growers on July 19 at the Mildura Football Function Centre... I encourage all growers in the region to take time out from their on-farm activities to attend the forum to learn of the latest in grains research and industry developments and for the opportunity to discuss issues of most importance to them," Mr Shannon said...
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