Pulses, 06 Jan 2021
Being able to grow a good pulse crop is only part of the story: understanding the market, growing what buyers want and proper handling of grain are also crucial for ensuring the best returns.
Pulses, 04 Jan 2021
A five-year breeding program has been launched, boosting breeding capacity in traditional areas while expanding chickpeas’ geographic reach
Pulses, 26 Nov 2020
Difficult-to-manage sodic and dispersive soils make growing high-value pulse crops a challenge for the Allen family, but vetch is showing promise on soils less prone to transient waterlogging
Pulses, 14 Nov 2020
Growing understanding of biological constraints is driving a rethink on matching crop sequences, that include pulses, to production systems and environments for the medium-rainfall zone of the Western Australia.
Pulses, 02 Nov 2020
Corrigin, Western Australia, grower Gavin Hooper is searching for a high-value legume that suits his low-rainfall cropping environment. Hooper and his family have been involved in several GRDC projects and other industry trials aiming to identify pulses adapted for their environment.
Pulses, 10 Sep 2020
In the continuing quest to develop more resilient grain crops, Australian scientists are investigating the mechanisms that drought-tolerant plants use for survival under water-limited conditions
Pulses, 09 Sep 2020
University of Adelaide researchers are analysing soils from across Australia in a search for microbes that will boost chickpea productivity
Pulses, 25 Jul 2020
Improved screening techniques will test the extent of acid soil tolerance in diverse chickpea collections.
Pulses, 20 Jul 2020
Adaptation of Australian pulses honed by genetic knowledge powered by international alliances.
Pulses, 19 Jul 2020
Pulse breeding is being accelerated by combining plant biology and light technology know-how