New research could protect canola crops

New research could protect canola crops

New tools that identify plant genes resistant to blackleg will lead to reduced yield loss in canola....

Agronomy

19 JULY 2021
Wild wheat could be essential for crown rot resistance research

Wild wheat could be essential for crown rot resistance research

New crown rot resistance research is vital for ensuring wheat crops reach their top yield potential....

Agronomy

30 JUNE 2021
Glyphosate-resistant capeweed detected in WA

Glyphosate-resistant capeweed detected in WA

Glyphosate-resistant capeweed has been reported in the Albany port zone, WA.

Weeds

17 FEBRUARY 2021
Herbicide resistance gene identified

Herbicide resistance gene identified

Researchers have identified a gene in annual ryegrass responsible for its herbicide resistance.

Agronomy

10 FEBRUARY 2021
Winning the worm game

Winning the worm game

Successful worming of sheep starts with knowing the worm burden, according to Matt Playford.

Sheep

21 JULY 2020
New form of fungicide resistance identified

New form of fungicide resistance identified

There is a new form of fungicide-resistant net form net blotch.

Agronomy

09 DECEMBER 2019
Don't 'cut and save' with herbicides

Don't 'cut and save' with herbicides

Saving money by reducing herbicide application rates below label recommendations is not on.

Weeds

04 SEPTEMBER 2019
Low level sulfoxaflor resistance discovered in Green Peach Aphids

Low level sulfoxaflor resistance discovered in Green Peach Aphids

Sulfoxaflor resistance in Green Peach Aphids detected in WA.

Agronomy

01 JULY 2019
Weed seed control benefits organic croppers

Weed seed control benefits organic croppers

Weed management tactics that benefit organic farms.

Weeds

03 MAY 2019
Link found between herbicide resistance and cropping methods

Link found between herbicide resistance and cropping methods

New research has shown a link between rye grass herbicide resistance and farming methods.

Weeds

10 APRIL 2019
Non-herbicide weed control shows merit

Non-herbicide weed control shows merit

Less reliance on herbicides for weed control can be a good thing.

Cropping

17 OCTOBER 2018
Resistance confirmed to double knock for fleabane

Resistance confirmed to double knock for fleabane

Resistance has been detected in tall fleabane using a double knock control method.

Cropping

10 OCTOBER 2018