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  • South-East cropping issues up for discussion at Naracoorte

    Media Releases

    Article Date
    31.07.2015
    Region
    South

    South-East grain growers will converge on Naracoorte next month to discuss local cropping challenges and opportunities.

  • Launceston workshop to tackle Septoria fungal disease

    Media Releases

    Grains

    Article Date
    30.07.2015
    Region
    South

    Management of the cereal fungal disease Septoria will be the focus of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) technical workshop in Launceston next month.

  • Skipton workshop to tackle Septoria fungal disease

    Media Releases

    Grains

    Article Date
    30.07.2015
    Region
    South

    Management of the cereal fungal disease Septoria will be the focus of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) technical workshop in Skipton next month.

  • Naracoorte workshop to tackle Septoria fungal disease

    Media Releases

    Grains

    Article Date
    30.07.2015
    Region
    South

    Management of the cereal fungal disease Septoria will be the focus of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) technical workshop in Naracoorte next month.

  • Heightened risk of barley leaf rust

    Media Releases

    Image of barley infected by leaf rust. Photo by Kith Jayasena, DAFWA.

    Article Date
    28.07.2015
    Region
    West

    Growers in Western Australia’s southern cropping regions are encouraged to be on their guard against barley leaf rust, with research revealing a heightened risk of crop infection this season.

  • Top dressing crops in focus at Finley workshop

    Media Releases

    Grains

    Article Date
    28.07.2015
    Region
    South

    A Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) workshop will be held in Finley next month to investigate top dressing crops in irrigated farming systems.

  • Innovative technology use showcased at GRDC Update

    Media Releases

    Image of Byron Birch, Moree district cropping manager at Rimanui Farms.

    Article Date
    24.07.2015
    Region
    North

    The innovative use of electromagnetic (EM) technology is enabling Moree district cropping manager Byron Birch, Rimanui Farms, to proactively manage his production risk by accurately matching crop selection with soil moisture availability.

  • Farm business issues to the fore at Wagga Wagga forum

    Media Releases

    Keith Pengilley

    Article Date
    24.07.2015
    Region
    South

    The business of farming and getting the enterprise mix right will be the focus of a Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) forum in Wagga Wagga next month.

  • Watch out for powdery mildew on resistant varieties

    Media Releases

    Image of powdery mildew on barley. Photo by Simon Ellwood, CCDM, Curtin University.

    Article Date
    22.07.2015
    Region
    West

    Growers who observe powdery mildew on barley varieties rated ‘resistant’ are urged to contact the Centre for Crop and Disease Management (CCDM) at Curtin University to arrange to send samples for analysis.

  • Growers urged to consider grain storage needs

    Media Releases

    Image of grain silos in the northern region.

    Article Date
    21.07.2015
    Region
    North

    Growers looking to take advantage of new small business tax incentives and invest in grain storage equipment should carefully consider their requirements in order to maximise the quality and profitability of stored grain.