Horsham to host WeedSmart Week

Horsham to host WeedSmart Week

WeedSmart Week brings together knowledge and experience from local and inter-state growers.

On-farm

24 JUNE 2019
Changes to using 2,4D cause concern about spray drift

Changes to using 2,4D cause concern about spray drift

Grain producers asked to avoid night spraying when it comes to summer weed control.

Weeds

07 DECEMBER 2018
East meets West during WeedSmart Week

East meets West during WeedSmart Week

THIS week 30 growers and consultants from NSW and Victoria are in Western Australia picking the brains...

Agronomy

08 AUGUST 2016
Testing times for herbicide-resistant weeds

Testing times for herbicide-resistant weeds

GRAIN growers and their advisers are being encouraged to consider testing the herbicide resistance status...

Agronomy

23 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
Improving pre-emergent herbicide in high stubble situations

Improving pre-emergent herbicide in high stubble situations

MAINTAINING high stubble has many benefits, but there is a downside when it comes to applying pre-emergent...

Archive

16 MARCH 2016
Don't risk replanting weeds

Don't risk replanting weeds

IT IS possible to remove weed seed contamination from farmer-retained planting seed but it requires a...

Agronomy

17 DECEMBER 2014
Broadleaf weed survey results revealed for southern NSW

Broadleaf weed survey results revealed for southern NSW

BROADLEAF weeds are generally considered less important crop weeds than annual grasses in southern New...

Agronomy

10 SEPTEMBER 2014

WEEDSMART is urging farmers to be aware of herbicide resistance.

Agronomy

11 AUGUST 2014
GRDC encourages farmers to podcast

GRDC encourages farmers to podcast

GROWERS can make the most of time spent sitting in farm machinery by catching up on the latest in research,...

Agronomy

03 JANUARY 2014
Answers on which pre-emergent herbicides to use

Answers on which pre-emergent herbicides to use

CHOOSING and applying the right pre-emergent herbicide can be difficult, particularly if herbicide resistance...

Archive

30 OCTOBER 2013
Farmers connect online to fight weed war

Farmers connect online to fight weed war

MORE than 120 growers and advisors tuned in to view last week's WeedSmart webinar.

Archive

25 OCTOBER 2013