CROPPING

Watch out for summer weeds

<p>Summer rains bring weeds in cropping land across Australia, but the exact species that present problems vary from region to region. Regardless of the species and the region, the general advice is to control summer weeds early and control them well. By Jill Griffiths</p>

Jessica Strauss
Watch out for summer weeds

  Geraldton-based agronomist Craig Topham, Agrarian Management, says weeds will take out as much soil moisture as does a crop. Topham is working on a two-year project at Morawa, Western Australia, looking...

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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)

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Research Report: Carbon Calculators (June 2024)

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Research Report: High Horsepower Tractors (May 2024)

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Research Report: Sheds (April 2024)

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