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Young WA scientists enlisted to tackle costly weed challenge for farmers

<p>Two young Western Australian scientists, selected from a highly competitive pool of postdoctoral students, have been recruited as part of an international collaboration to try to reduce the huge cost of weeds to Australia's grain producers.</p>

Alex Paul
Young WA scientists enlisted to tackle costly weed challenge for farmers

  In May this year, the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC), which invests in grains research and development (R&D) on behalf of Australian grain growers, joined forces with Bayer CropScience...

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

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Research Report: Grouper Bins (July 2024)

This month's Research Report from Kondinin Group looks at a range of Australian-made grouper bins which can make a big difference when it comes to input logistics on the farm.

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Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

Farming Ahead's June Research Report compares two carbon calculators which can be used by grain growers.

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Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

Kondinin Group has rounded up some real broadacre muscle in this Research Report - looking at 447kW (600hp)-plus tractors.

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Research Report: Sheds (April 2024)

Sheds play a vital role in farming, offering shelter and protection for people, machinery, livestock and valuable inputs like chemicals and fertiliser.