Author: Natalie Lee5 results found:
Author: Natalie Lee, 02 Sep 2020
Australian researchers are more confident the Russian wheat aphid (RWA) pest does not pose a major threat to winter cereal crops if growers understand how to manage it effectively.
Author: Natalie Lee, 29 Aug 2020
South Australian Research and Development Institute principal scientist in soil biology and molecular diagnostics Alan McKay says mid to late winter is an ideal time to examine crop roots to assess the presence and impact of soil-borne diseases. Dr McKay says uneven crop growth can be caused by a number of factors including drought, soil structure or toxicity issues, nutrient deficiencies or soil-borne disease.
Author: Natalie Lee, 28 Aug 2020
Early results from a GRDC investment show that targeted nitrogen management strategies can help optimise both grain yield and quality for early sown oats in the western region. The research is investigating agronomy practices and international varieties that may have a fit for early sowing in WA.
Author: Natalie Lee, 17 Feb 2020
WA researchers are looking at how chaff collection systems influence pest populations.
Author: Natalie Lee, 28 Aug 2019
The iLime app was developed by the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development, with co-investment by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC).