Weed and pest management needs your help

Weed and pest management needs your help

Victorian farmers are being asked to help with a survey on weeds and pests.

Weeds

29 MAY 2020
Hear from the boss of the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative

Hear from the boss of the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative

The GRDC has released a podcast featuring the AHRI's Hugh Beckie.

Weeds

15 MAY 2020
BASF announces new mode of action herbicide

BASF announces new mode of action herbicide

A new Group Z herbicide is available which can be used against resistant ryegrass.

Weeds

06 MAR 2020
Herbicide workshops to start soon

Herbicide workshops to start soon

Herbicide behaviour workshops can be a good source of post and pre-emergent application information.

Weeds

22 JAN 2020
HWSC research project to look under chaff

HWSC research project to look under chaff

A new GRDC/DPIRD research project will look at what happens in chaff lines and dumps.

Weeds

08 JAN 2020
New South Wales weed control guide available

New South Wales weed control guide available

Weed control tips and techniques can be found in a new guide from the NSW DPI.

Weeds

25 SEP 2019
Don't 'cut and save' with herbicides

Don't 'cut and save' with herbicides

Saving money by reducing herbicide application rates below label recommendations is not on.

Weeds

04 SEP 2019
Latest WEED-IT now available

Latest WEED-IT now available

The new WEED-IT Quadro sensor is more efficient.

Weeds

09 AUG 2019
Optical spray technology evolves

Optical spray technology evolves

Weedsmart Week will focus on leading technologies and tactics.

Weeds

15 JUL 2019
Paired-row sowing adoption rate grows

Paired-row sowing adoption rate grows

WeedSmart says paired-row sowing could make a difference to weed competition in crops.

Weeds

12 JUL 2019
Call for non-chemical weed management

Call for non-chemical weed management

Growers are being urged to consider weed management strategies to avoid chemical resistance.

Weeds

09 JUL 2019
Herbicide resistance workshops planned

Herbicide resistance workshops planned

Workshops in Victoria in the coming months will target boosting herbicide knowledge.

Weeds

03 JUL 2019
Chaff lining efficacy investigated in new research

Chaff lining efficacy investigated in new research

The proven weed control benefits of chaff lining.

Weeds

08 MAY 2019
Weed seed control benefits organic croppers

Weed seed control benefits organic croppers

Weed management tactics that benefit organic farms.

Weeds

03 MAY 2019
Link found between herbicide resistance and cropping methods

Link found between herbicide resistance and cropping methods

New research has shown a link between rye grass herbicide resistance and farming methods.

Weeds

10 APR 2019
Feathertop Rhodes Grass warning

Feathertop Rhodes Grass warning

Feathertop Rhodes Grass may be an issue this autumn following dry spells in NSW and QLD.

Weeds

05 APR 2019

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