Lamb drench testing encouraged

Lamb drench testing encouraged

SHEEP producers are being urged to test drench resistance on their lambs after severe worm problems were...

Archive

28 OCTOBER 2013
Hoary cress alert for Wheatbelt

Hoary cress alert for Wheatbelt

THE possible appearance of the weed hoary cress in the Wheatbelt has prompted an alert from the Western...

Archive

21 OCTOBER 2013
WA industry biosecurity committee chairs announced

WA industry biosecurity committee chairs announced

CHAIRS have been appointed to the industry-based management committees that oversee three biosecurity...

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16 OCTOBER 2013
Sign up for glyphosate resistance tests on ryegrass

Sign up for glyphosate resistance tests on ryegrass

WHEATBELT grain growers and agronomists concerned about an increase in glyphosate-resistant annual ryegrass...

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14 OCTOBER 2013
Guide for sowing sub-tropical grasses

Guide for sowing sub-tropical grasses

A USER-friendly guide for the sowing of sub-tropical grasses has been released by the Department of Agriculture...

Archive

11 OCTOBER 2013
Armyworm caterpillars on the march

Armyworm caterpillars on the march

GRAIN growers in the northern Wheatbelt have been warned to monitor their crops carefully following an...

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09 OCTOBER 2013
Frost research tackled on international scale

Frost research tackled on international scale

INTERNATIONAL collaboration in frost research is expected to result from the Western Australian Department...

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09 OCTOBER 2013
Locust warning for landholders

Locust warning for landholders

RURAL landholders are being warned to inspect their properties for locust activity and prepare for control,...

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07 OCTOBER 2013

Many producers say the intensive labour involved in sheep production is a key reason for them to quit...

Livestock General

02 OCTOBER 2013
Local approach pays off for non-wetting solutions

Local approach pays off for non-wetting solutions

  Breakthroughs are being made in the battle against water repellent soils in Western Australia as...

Agronomy

30 SEPTEMBER 2013
Merredin at forefront of ag research

Merredin at forefront of ag research

MERREDIN research station in Western Australia has just celebrated its 100th field day, celebrating countless...

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30 SEPTEMBER 2013
Deep seeding studies point to optimism

Deep seeding studies point to optimism

A DEEP seeding investigation by the Western Australian Department of Agriculture and Food has demonstrated...

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23 SEPTEMBER 2013