Soil research backed by peak grain body

Soil research backed by peak grain body

The GRDC is backing new research on calcareous soils.

Soils

23 SEPTEMBER 2020
Alert issued for fungicide resistance in WA

Alert issued for fungicide resistance in WA

SDHI resistance has been detected for the first time in barley in WA.

Agronomy

18 SEPTEMBER 2020
Be aware of residue limits with pre-harvest herbicides

Be aware of residue limits with pre-harvest herbicides

Pre-harvest chemical applications require careful planning.

Weeds

18 SEPTEMBER 2020
Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass

Harvest weed seed control proves effective in reducing brome grass

Harvest weed seed control can make a difference to reducing the impact of species like brome grass.

Harvesting

14 SEPTEMBER 2020
WA harvester forums to help reduce grain losses

WA harvester forums to help reduce grain losses

A series of workshops on grain losses at harvest will start this month.

Harvesting

11 SEPTEMBER 2020
Samples needed to find the cause of root diseases in pulse and oilseed crops

Samples needed to find the cause of root diseases in pulse and oilseed crops

Grain growers can help soil-borne disease research by sending crop sample in to DPIRD in WA.

Agronomy

04 SEPTEMBER 2020
Crop competition identified to help with ryegrass control

Crop competition identified to help with ryegrass control

New research has shown crop competition is a good weapon against ryegrass seed set.

Weeds

03 AUGUST 2020
Extension network to look at fungicide resistance

Extension network to look at fungicide resistance

A fungicide resistance network is being established to help better manage crop disease.

Agronomy

29 JULY 2020
Russian Wheat Aphid warning

Russian Wheat Aphid warning

Russian Wheat Aphid threat requires close monitoring.

Agronomy

24 JULY 2020
Weevils needed to measure phosphine resistance

Weevils needed to measure phosphine resistance

Victorian grain growers are being asked to help with an insect pest project.

Grain Storage

09 JULY 2020
Studies show resistance issue for net form net blotch in barley

Studies show resistance issue for net form net blotch in barley

Barley growers in southern regions are advised to keep an eye out for net form net blotch disease.

Agronomy

08 JULY 2020