Harvest, 10 Nov 2023
GRDC's latest cereal protectants offer enhanced pest management. Key for growers: rotating Spinosad, Deltamethrin, Fenitrothion, Chlorpyrifos-methyl to prevent resistance, maintain grain quality, and meet Maximum Residue Limits (MRLs).
Harvest, 11 Aug 2023
At the culmination of every cropping season, time is of the essence to bring crops into the bins. Taking time before harvest to build harvester know-how and assess and benchmark grain losses during harvest can win extra returns.
Harvest, 13 Dec 2022
Fungal diseases have hit grain crops across southern Australia hard this season, so growers need to plan their harvest to help them retain high-quality seed suitable for sowing next season.
Harvest, 09 Dec 2022
For a second successive year, the GRDC has invested in an assessment of harvest losses in Western Australia to understand the optimum balance between acceptable grain loss and operational efficiency to minimise cost and maximise profits.
Harvest, 06 Dec 2022
Almost 600 growers gathered in New South Wales recently to share knowledge and experience on extracting bogged farm equipment safely
Harvest, 05 Dec 2022
Growers have the opportunity to reclaim more of the grain they have worked hard to grow, as shown by a recent GRDC supported WA harvest loss study. Harvester adjustments can be made firstly by assessing losses for each crop and season using drop trays and then balancing these adjustments to harvest capacity.
Harvest, 16 Nov 2022
Northern growers, particularly those farming in NSW, are feeling the pinch of widespread flooding and ongoing rain, with wet conditions downgrading grain quality, prolonging harvest and in worst cases, completely wiping out crops.
Harvest, 07 Nov 2022
Exceptional rainfall across southern and eastern Australia means many growers will be faced with harvesting crops in very wet conditions.