Latest crop report delivers good news; optimism for summer

Latest crop report delivers good news; optimism for summer

  Acting ABARES executive director Peter Gooday said winter crop production forecasts were very positive,...

Agronomy

14 SEPTEMBER 2016
Blackleg disease kicks in early in southern canola crops

Blackleg disease kicks in early in southern canola crops

A COMBINATION of factors has led to severe early infection of blackleg disease in this year's canola...

Archive

31 AUGUST 2016

Research Report: Multi-Peril Crop Insurance - Reducing risk

A detailed look at the range of Multi-Peril Crop Insurance (MPCI) offerings for wheat, barley, oat and...

Research Reports

01 JULY 2016
Farm production value continues to soar

Farm production value continues to soar

  According to the June edition of ABARES Agricultural Commodities report, a strong start to the season...

Archive

22 JUNE 2016
Removing subsoil constraints pays off with improved canola yield

Removing subsoil constraints pays off with improved canola yield

Overcoming subsoil constraints is a sure-fire way of increasing yields in the medium to long term but...

Agronomy

06 JUNE 2016
Precision seeding technology shows promise

Precision seeding technology shows promise

Farmers are excited by new precision seeding technology

Seeding

20 MAY 2016
Precision seeding technology shows promise

Precision seeding technology shows promise

WESTERN Australian trials have demonstrated that the use of precision seeding technology could substantially...

Machinery General

20 MAY 2016
Dry sow clean paddocks first

Dry sow clean paddocks first

MORE growers are now dry seeding wheat to avoid terminal drought at the end of the season.

Archive

11 MAY 2016
WA canola trials underway

WA canola trials underway

A CANOLA trial located in WA's Northern Agricultural Region has been planted to validate preliminary...

Agronomy

11 APRIL 2016
Research targets clethodim resistant annual ryegrass

Research targets clethodim resistant annual ryegrass

  They have shown that switching from an open-pollinated canola variety to a hybrid can reduce annual...

Archive

06 APRIL 2016
Optimising canola profitability through new understandings

Optimising canola profitability through new understandings

Despite canola being nationally embraced as a valuable break crop and oilseed commodity, further opportunity...

Agronomy

17 FEBRUARY 2016
Mixed outlook for Aussie crops

Mixed outlook for Aussie crops

THE LATEST report on Australia's cropping has forecast a mixed year for production in the industry, according...

Agronomy

10 FEBRUARY 2016